Afib & the PRECISE Trial interviews Dr. Sanjiv Narayan of the University of California, San Diego at Heart Rhythm Society 2013 In this video interview, Dr. Sanjiv Narayan talks about the PRECISE trial, the late breaking clinical trial that he presented at Heart Rhythm 2013. This multicenter trial looked at whether FIRM ablation alone [More]
Therefore, clinicians may minimize the significance of afib to the patient and may fail to provide the level of support and information needed for self-management of recurrent symptomatic afib.” Afib patients may go untreated. Afib can fly under the radar as some patients don’t have symptoms and some may only have symptoms once in a [More]
In this video interview at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2011, Dr. Narayan discussed the high success rate of the FIRM trial of focal and rotor catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation.
The FIRM Ablation – Can this may be the beginning of the end for Atrial Fibrillation? I personally have had TWO PVI (Pulmonary Vein Isolation) ablations each taking in excess of 3 hours each to perform.  Now comes a quick and short ablation targeting “rotors” and “focal beats” that may do the job in 5 [More]