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The Future of Pulmonary Vein Isolation - Single-shot Devices, Remote Navigation or Improving Conventional Radiofrequency Delivery by Contact Monitoring and Lesion Characterisation?

… Text Figures & Tables References Article The Future of Pulmonary Vein Isolation - Single-shot Devices, Remote Navigation or …

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Practical Techniques in Cryoballoon Ablation: How to Isolate Inferior Pulmonary Veins

… in Cryoballoon Ablation: How to Isolate Inferior Pulmonary Veins Shaojie Chen , Boris Schmidt , Stefano … suffering from symptomatic atrial fibrillation. Electrical isolation of the pulmonary veins is the procedural … uses a single-shot approach to facilitate pulmonary vein isolation. However, fixed cryoballoon diameters (28 mm …

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Percutaneous Treatment of Non-paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: A Paradigm Shift from Pulmonary Vein to Non-pulmonary Vein Trigger Ablation?

… Non-paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: A Paradigm Shift from Pulmonary Vein to Non-pulmonary Vein Trigger Ablation? Domenico G Della … 347 Likes: 0 Downloads: 2 Abstract Pulmonary vein antrum isolation is the most effective rhythm control strategy in …

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Pharmacological Tests in Atrial Fibrillation Ablation

… sites of AF initiation and/ or maintenance within the pulmonary vein antra. Percutaneous catheter ablation of these targets … , adenosine , isoproterenol , ibutilide , pulmonary vein isolation , Disclosure: The authors have no conflicts of …

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How to Prevent, Detect and Manage Complications Caused by Cryoballoon Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation

… of the close anatomical relationships between the pulmonary veins, the right phrenic nerve, oesophagus and the … such as titration of freezing time utilising a time-to-isolation (TTI) strategy, can also help minimise collateral … relationship between the phrenic nerves and pulmonary vein anatomy is fundamental to pathogenesis of PNI. The left …

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Balloon Devices for Atrial Fibrillation Therapy

… The accepted cornerstone for all ablation strategies is isolation of the pulmonary veins. However, it is still challenging to achieve … Keywords Atrial fibrillation , ablation , pulmonary vein isolation , balloon catheter , cryoballoon , endoscopic …

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Catheter Ablation of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Originating from Non-pulmonary Vein Areas

… of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Originating from Non-pulmonary Vein Areas Satoshi Higa , Li-Wei Lo , Shih-Ann Chen , … are a major source of ectopic beats that initiate AF. PV isolation from the left atrium is an effective therapy for …

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The Impact of Advances in Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Devices on the Incidence and Prevention of Complications

… multi-electrode and balloon-based devices for pulmonary vein isolation. Recent technical and procedural developments aimed …

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Cryoballoon Ablation in Today’s Practice: Can the Left Common Ostium Be Ablated and Injury to the Right Phrenic Nerve Avoided?

… popularity among electrophysiologists in the setting of pulmonary vein isolation for the treatment of AF. The first part of the …

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Ganglionated Plexi Ablation: Physiology and Clinical Applications

… the posterior wall of the left atrium, particularly at the pulmonary vein-atrial junction. 2 Several studies have demonstrated … strategy. Autonomic denervation is common following PV isolation 20-22 and has been associated with decreased risk …

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