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Ablation For Atrial Fibrillation

Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation is usually the last step in the treatment of Afib.  If you get to this stage it means you have probably been…

What is the success rate for atrial fibrillation ablation procedure?

  Dr. Darryl Wells of the Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute talks about how safe of the ablation procedure is, getting patients home within 24…

Watch a Live Case of AFib Ablation: How to Fix Long-Standing Persistent AFib

  A live demo of ablation for long-standing, persistent AFib, from start to finish, showing the technique of transseptal access, 3D mapping, PV isolation, and…

Afib and Stroke – Carl’s Story

This American Heart Association/American Stroke Association video features an atrial fibrillation (AFib) patient and stroke survivor, Carl, as he shares his … Beat Your A-Fib:…

Atrial Fibrillation (A-fib) Convergent Procedure

  Billy Drake’s chronic atrial fibrillation (a-fib) made him tired so often that he was missing out on the activities he used to enjoy with…

FDA Approves New Catheter For Treatment Of Atrial Fibrillation

The FDA has granted marketing approval for the Thermocool Smarttouch ablation catheter for use in patients with drug-resistant paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF), sustained monomorphic ischemic…

How are heart rhythm disorders surgically treated?

Dr. Richard Wu, a cardiac electrophysiologist at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, sucessfully treated patient Jean McIntosh’s heart disorder. Ms. McIntosh suffered from atrial…

Success of Ablation (Correcting an Abnormal Heart Beat)

Cardiologist,  Bruce Lindsay, MD, is Section Head, Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing, Tomsich Family Department of Cardiovascular Medicine.  He discusses the success rate of ablation (an…

Catheter Ablation – Part 3 – 9th September 2010 – Five Months Later

Catheter ablation follow up.

post-ablation procedure

Post-ablation video: How the procedure went and my current situation following radiofrequency catheter ablation for svt.

Cardiac Catheter Ablation

Dr. Joseph Souza, Electrophysiologist with Asheville Cardiology Associates, provides an overview of the cardiac catheter ablation procedure.  He discusses heart rhythm disorders that may benefit…

Living with Atrial Fibrillation- Patient Experiences and Treatment

Ronald Boyle, a patient with Atrial Fibrillation, shares his story of undergoing a Pulmonary Vein Ablation and receiving a new type of catheter at Mayo…

James Mini-Maze Patient | AFIB Institute St. Vincent’s Medical Center

James tell about his experience with the mini-maze procedure.

Catheter Ablation Animation Video

Educational video about the catheter ablation surgery. Provided by Eastside Arrhythmia Services (EastsideArrhythmiaServices.com).

Afib Returns!

Afib Returns – Multaq may not be the answer.