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Atrial fibrillation ablation 

Atrial fibrillation ablation
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Atrial fibrillation ablation
Author(s):

Yaver Bashir

, Timothy R. Betts

, and Kim Rajappan

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550180.003.0200
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date: 20 January 2022

Introduction 416

Selection of patients for ablation 418

Patient preparation 419

Procedural issues and equipment choices 420

Ablation strategies, techniques, and endpoints 422

PV isolation techniques 424

Wide area/left atrial circumferential ablation (WACA or LACA) 432

Electrogram-guided ablation 434

Linear ablation techniques 436

Mitral isthmus ablation ...

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