Ablation

Inflammation plays a considerable role in the progression of Duchenne muscular dystrophy ( DMD ), a severe muscle disease caused...


A new study by researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City found that using long-term...


Hepatocellular carcinoma ( HCC ) is responsible for over 600,000 deaths annually. In addition, hepatocellular carcinoma is characterized by its...


Various ablation strategies of persistent atrial fibrillation ( PersAF ) have had disappointing outcomes, despite concerted clinical and research efforts,...


The optimal rhythm management strategy for people with non-paroxysmal ( persistent or long-standing persistent ) atrial fibrilation is currently not...


Catheter ablation of ventricular tachycardia in patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy can be challenging because of the complexity of underlying...


Renal denervation ( RDN ) is a therapy that targets treatment-resistant hypertension ( TRH ). The Symplicity HTN-1 and Symplicity...


Very frequent premature ventricular complexes ( PVCs ) may be a reversible cause of dilated cardiomyopathy. A study has reviewed...


Apixaban ( Eliquis ), a direct factor Xa inhibitor approved for thromboembolic prophylaxis in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation, is...


The efficacy of short-term antiarrhythmic drugs ( AADs ) use compared with no-AADs prescription after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation...


Amiodarone ( Cordarone ) is known to affect the thyroid, but little is known about thyroid recovery after short-term Amiodarone...


The European Society of Cardiology ( ESC ) has recommended uninterrupted anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists during ablation and device...


Plasma norepinephrine ( NE ) level can be a guide to mortality in patients with heart failure. A study aimed...


Researchers have examined the influence of catheter ablation ( CA ) and peri-procedural anticoagulation regimen on trajectory of migraine in...


Patients taking Digoxin ( Lanoxin ) to control atrial fibrillation face a 27% greater risk of dying than atrial fibrillation...


Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation is an established therapy for symptomatic patients. The long-term efficacy and impact of catheter ablation...


PARP-1 and PARP-2 are nuclear enzymes activated by DNA strand breaks and are involved in recruitment of DNA repair proteins...


Studies of patients presenting for catheter ablation suggest that premature ventricular contractions ( PVCs ) are a modifiable risk factor...


Among patients with untreated paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, treatment with radiofrequency ablation resulted in a lower rate of abnormal atrial rhythms...


Dronedarone ( Multaq ) is a new antiarrhythmic drug used in the treatment of atrial fibrillation ( AF ). Researchers...