Post Profile






Catheter Ablation Better Than Pharmacological Atrial Fibrillation Therapies

A new study revealed patients receiving radiofrequency catheter ablation compared to traditional drug therapies for atrial fibrillation (AF), a contributing factor to heart failure, had significantly lower hospitalization and mortality rates. The findings are published in the February 1 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
read more

share

Related Posts


Heart failure patients fare better with catheter ablation than Amiodarone

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

Among patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation, those who underwent catheter ablation were less likely to die, be hospitalized or have recurrent atrial fibrillation than patients taking a heart rhythm regulating drug, acc...

Study Finds Cardiac Ablation Doesn't Reduce Atrial Fibrillation Risk For Patients With Syndrome

Health : Newswise Medical News

Patients with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome who receive catheter ablation to cure their abnormal heart rhythms are just as likely as non-ablated patients to develop atrial fibrillation no matter what age they receive ablation, acco...

Catheter ablation better than pharmacological atrial fibrillation therapies

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

Millions of people around the world are diagnosed with heart failure and atrial fibrillation every year. In the weakened state, the heart is unable to pump enough oxygenated blood throughout the body. A new study revealed patients r...

Catheter Ablation With The NAVISTAR(R) THERMOCOOL(R) Catheter Superior To Anti-Arrhythmic Drug Therapy For Symptomatic, Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation

Health : Medical News Today

In a multicenter study, catheter ablation has been shown in a randomized clinical trial to significantly outperform anti-arrhythmic drug (AAD) therapy for the treatment of symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Atrial fibrillat...

Catheter Ablation Better Than Traditional Drug Therapies for Treating Atrial Fibrillation

Health : Newswise Medical News

A new study shows radiofrequency catheter ablation lowered hospitalization and mortality rates by 47 and 44 percent respectively in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), a contributing factor to heart failure.

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC