Atrial Fibrillation

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for the treatment of atrial fibrillation, also referred to as AF or afib. AF is a cardiac arrhythmia caused by irregular and often rapid heart rate. It is caused by the upper chambers (the atria) beating irregularly and uncoordinated with the lower  ventricle chambers of of the heart. Symptoms include weakness with heart palpitations and shortness of breath. The conditional can lead to an increased risk of stroke and heart failure. AF episodes can cause the blood in the atria to stagnate and form clots, usually within the left atrial appendage (LAA). The clots can flow to the brain and cause a stroke. Treatments include anticoagulation therapy to dissolve clots, catheter or surgical ablation and LAA occlusion

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July 20, 2022 — CardioFocus, Inc., a medical device company dedicated to advancing ablation treatments for atrial ...

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July 6, 2022 — Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a prevalent cardiovascular condition with one of the highest rates of ...

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June 30, 2022 — A new onset of a rapid or irregular heartbeat that develops after surgery, often within a few days, is ...

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May 24, 2022 — Attune Medical, a pioneering medical device company with a technology platform based on temperature ...

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May 18, 2022 — Continuous monitoring with an insertable cardiac monitor (ICM) is shown to be more successful in ...

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May 17, 2022 — Results from a new study show success of intended same day discharge (SDD) improves over time for ...

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The global cardiogenic shock market was valued at US$ 3.29 Bn in 2021, and is expected to reach US$ 6.32 Bn by 2032, expanding at a CAGR of 6.2% over the 2022-2032 time frame.
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The global cardiogenic shock market was valued at US$ 3.29 Bn in 2021, and is expected to reach US$ 6.32 Bn by 2032 ...

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May 4, 2022 — CathVision, a medical technology company developing innovative electrophysiology solutions designed to ...

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April 25, 2022 – Researchers at the National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center in Japan found that patients aged ≥75 ...

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