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The purpose of this study is to share our experience regarding the indications, clinical characteristics of patients, procedural details, immediate outcomes and results of radiofrequency catheter ablation for the treatment of supraventricular cardiac arrhythmias at our institution.
Lakkireddy, "Skin burns at the site of indifferent electrode after radiofrequency catheter ablation of AV node for atrial fibrillation," Journal of Atrial Fibrillation, vol.
Radiofrequency catheter ablation in narrow complex tachycardia appears to be a reasonable therapeutic approach regarding feasibility and effectiveness without increasing the risk of complication.
Feasibility and safety of same-day home discharge after radiofrequency catheter ablation.
Therefore, the FDA explicitly endorsed existing clinical guidelines that recommend that patients at risk for stroke continue to take preventive blood-thinning medications after radiofrequency catheter ablation.
Radiofrequency catheter ablation has become the first-line therapy for patients with arrhythmia in the past two decades.
Another option is radiofrequency catheter ablation, which heats and kills the tissue responsible for sending out the erratic impulses.
One month after the ICD implanted, the patient had to have the first radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA).
Available electro-anatomic mapping systems have gained applicability of radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) in atrial fibrillation (AF) as a curative option in current practice.
The one year data from the Biosense Webster trial was recently published as the lead article in the January 27th issue of JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) where the study (A comparison of Antiarrhythmic Drug Therapy and Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation in patients with Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: A Randomized Controlled Trial by Wilbur et al) highlighted that patients with the most common heart rhythm disorder, Atrial Fibrillation, who were treated with catheter ablation using the NAVISTAR([R]) THERMOCOOL([R]) Catheter demonstrated significantly better outcomes at one year compared to those receiving antiarrhythmic drug therapy.
sup][3],[4] Usually, these VAs can be eliminated by radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) directly at the OT endocardium, [sup][5] at the aortic sinus of valsalva [sup][6],[7] or at the great cardiac vein of the coronary venous system (CVS).