Acute safety outcomes in younger and older patients with atrial fibrillation treated with catheter ablation

@article{Hao2012AcuteSO,
  title={Acute safety outcomes in younger and older patients with atrial fibrillation treated with catheter ablation},
  author={Steven C. Hao and Tina D. Hunter and Candace L. Gunnarsson and Jamie L. March and Sarah A. White and Joseph A Ladapo and Matthew R. Reynolds},
  journal={Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={35},
  pages={173-182}
}
Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation (AF) has been demonstrated to be safe and effective in subsets of patients with AF, but primarily in patients age <65. This study compared acute safety in patients age ≥65 vs. those <65 who have undergone catheter ablation for AF. A retrospective analysis of data from two Thomson Reuters MarketScan® research… CONTINUE READING