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2011-05-09 06:30:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CardioFocus, Inc., developer of the HeartLight Endoscopic Ablation System for the transcatheter treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (AF), announced its technology enables a Pulmonary Vein (PV) acute isolation rate of nearly 99%, with approximately 86% of PVs remaining persistently isolated after three months.

2011-05-02 14:45:00

New Achieve(TM) Mapping Catheter Adds Diagnostic Capability to the Arctic Front® Cardiac CryoAblation Catheter System in Treating Atrial Fibrillation DALLAS, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital today announced the first patient procedure in the U.S.

2011-04-28 05:00:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CardioFocus, Inc., developer of the Endoscopic Ablation System for the transcatheter treatment of Atrial Fibrillation (AF), convened international leaders in electrophysiology to discuss the advantages of direct optical visualization to guide catheter ablation for the treatment of paroxysmal AF.

2011-01-24 18:40:00

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CardioFocus announced that two "live cases" using its Endoscopic Ablation System were recently conducted.

2011-01-10 15:50:00

TAMPA, Fla., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Joseph's Hospital Electrophysiologist James M. Irwin, M.D., is among the first in North America to treat patients with Atrial Fibrillation (A-fib) using new, advanced freezing balloon technology.

2010-11-15 21:38:36

The world's first remote heart procedure, using a robotic arm alongside 3-D mapping, is due to take place at Glenfield Hospital in Leicester.

2010-09-22 07:50:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Medicare patients with atrial fibrillation (AFib) require a broad, expensive and recurring array of health services, according to a new report released today by Avalere Health(1).

2010-09-21 15:00:00

Study highlights: -- A medical procedure (catheter ablation) that uses a heat pulse to destroy malfunctioning heart muscle cells successfully treats a common form of irregular heartbeat, known as atrial fibrillation, in patients younger than 45. -- Compared with older patients, those under 45 suffered fewer major complications and were less likely to later require medication to control their irregular heartbeat. -- Researchers' findings suggest that catheter ablation may be an appropriate...

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2010-09-15 09:25:00

Researchers from North Carolina State University are developing a new computerized catheter that could make the surgical treatment of atrial fibrillation faster, cheaper and more effective – while significantly decreasing radiation exposure related to the treatment.


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