Prospective randomized comparison of left atrial and biatrial radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of atrial fibrillation.

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare, in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation (AF), the efficacy and safety of left atrial ablation with that of a biatrial procedure and to assess the risk factors for late failure of sinus rhythm restoration. METHODS Between January 2004 and January 2007, 299 consecutive patients underwent the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2008.09.014

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@article{Wang2009ProspectiveRC, title={Prospective randomized comparison of left atrial and biatrial radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of atrial fibrillation.}, author={Jiangang Wang and Xu Meng and Hui Li and Yongqiang Cui and Jie Han and Chunlei Xu}, journal={European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery}, year={2009}, volume={35 5}, pages={922-3; author reply 923-4} }