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What is Established and What is New in Ablation of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation?

… and roof line) or ablation of CFAE. 7 In this regard the second-generation cryoballoon has proven its potential for safe, effective and …

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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?

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Cryoballoon Ablation in Today's Practice: Can the Left Common … in patients exhibiting a left common ostium. In the second part, we discuss how to predict and prevent the most … right phrenic nerve palsy. Keywords Cryoballoon , second-generation cryoballoon , pulmonary vein isolation , left …

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Balloon Devices for Atrial Fibrillation Therapy

… Medtronic, Inc., Minneapolis, MN, US). While the cryoballoon (CB) and the radiofrequency hot balloon (RHB) are … balloon-based ablation system is the CB and the first-generation CB was introduced approximately 10 years ago. It … CB-based PVI was reported as a case report. 13 The second-generation CB (ArcticFront AdvanceTM, Medtronic Inc., …

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

… & Tables References Article Practical Techniques in Cryoballoon Ablation: How to Isolate Inferior Pulmonary Veins … with the course of the spiral catheter; this may require a second look at the corresponding fluoroscopic angulation, see … of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation (STOP-AF) using a first-generation CB. 17 In the FIRE AND ICE trial, an empiric …

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

… modes. One-year AF-free survival off AAD with the first-generation device was 61 % in patients with paroxysmal AF. 42 … with PVAC (incidence 38-39 %) than with irrigated RFCA and cryoballoon ablation. 50-53 The potentially high embolic risk … unclear. 59,60 Despite technical improvements, the second-generation PVAC-Gold catheter still showed a high …

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Complications of Cryoballoon Pulmonary Vein Isolation

… Text Figures & Tables References Article Complications of Cryoballoon Pulmonary Vein Isolation Shinsuke Miyazaki , … throughout the world. Although the efficacy of the first-generation CB was limited, the recently introduced second-generation CB has achieved a greater uniformity in …

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Cryoballoon Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation in Octogenarians

… Metrics Article Text Figures & Tables References Article Cryoballoon Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation in Octogenarians … case series, we report our institutional experience with second-generation cryoballoon-based PVI in octogenarian patients. …

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

… How to Prevent, Detect and Manage Complications Caused by Cryoballoon Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation Nitin Kulkarni , … drug therapy versus CB ablation utilising the first generation CB (Arctic Front TM , Medtronic), the rate of PNI … from 2012 to 2015 who underwent CB ablation using the second generation CB, PNI was noted in 7.2 % of patients. 6 …

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The Cryoballoon vs Irrigated Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation (CIRCA-DOSE) Study Results in Context

… Article Text Figures & Tables References Article The Cryoballoon vs Irrigated Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation … to compare the effectiveness of PVI performed by advanced generation catheter ablation technologies (contact force guided RF ablation and second-generation cryoballoon-based ablation), and the DOuble …

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