paroxysmal atrial fibrillation


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paroxysmal atrial fibrillation

Intermittent episodes of atrial fibrillation.
See also: fibrillation
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Comparison of pulmonary vein isolation using cryoballoon versus conventional radiofrequency for paroxysmal atrial fibrillation.
Data Source: The MANTRA-PAF study, which randomized 294 patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation to initial treatment with catheter ablation or drug treatment and followed them for 2 years.
Use of ambulatory electrocardiography for the detection of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation in patients with stroke.
Effect of metoprolol combined with shensongyangxin capsule on P wave dispersion and plasma high sensitivity C-reactive protein in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (In Chinese).
M2 PHARMA-September 28, 2016-CardioFocus Begins US Commercialisation of HeartLight System for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
The company claims the device is the first therapeutic catheter approved in the United States that enables direct and real-time measurement of contact force during catheter ablation procedures for patients suffering from drug-resistant paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF or AFib), sustained monomorphic ischemic ventricular tachycardia and Type I atrial flutter.
DALLAS -- At 10 years after their procedures, the rate of freedom from atrial fibrillation and atrial tachycardia was 87% in 513 patients who underwent pulmonary vein antrum isolation for drug-refractory paroxysmal atrial fibrillation at a single high-volume center in Texas.
BOSTON - Ablation bested antiarrhythmic drugs at reducing the incidence of time to first recurrence of atrial arrhythmias in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, results of a randomized, multicenter trial showed.
It's important to note that all patients had at least modest rate control, and patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation still need some rate control to manage the symptoms that they get," Dr.
Waterloo, Belgium, a worldwide leader in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, announces that more than 10 patients have now been enrolled in the CLARITY-study ("CLARITY-AF"), comparing the efficacy, safety and efficiency of CARTO(R) 3 System guided radiofrequency ablation using the NAVISTAR(R) THERMOCOOL(R) catheter versus fluoroscopy guided radiofrequency ablation using the Pulmonary Vein Ablation catheter(R) (PVAC(R), Ablation Frontiers, Medtronic) in patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (Clinicaltrials.