Left Atrial Appendage Ligation and Exclusion Technology in the Incubator.

Abstract

Stroke is the most feared complication of atrial fibrillation (AF). Targeting the left atrial appendage (LAA) mechanically is attractive as a means to simultaneously reduce stroke risk, the need for anticoagulation, and hemorrhagic complications in patients with non-valvular AF. The results of the PROTECT-AF and PREVAIL randomized clinical trials support… (More)
DOI: 10.4022/jafib.1160

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@article{Syed2015LeftAA, title={Left Atrial Appendage Ligation and Exclusion Technology in the Incubator.}, author={Faisal F. Syed and Amit Noheria and Christopher V Desimone and Samuel J. Asirvatham}, journal={Journal of atrial fibrillation}, year={2015}, volume={8 2}, pages={1160} }