Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders

This channel includes news and new technology innovations about Left Atrial Appendage (LAA) Occluders. These close off the LAA in patients with atrial fibrillation to prevent the formation of stroke-causing clots than embolize to brain.

Feature | April 02, 2009
April 2, 2009 - A device implanted in the heart using minimally invasive techniques may replace the most widely...
News | March 06, 2009
March 6, 2009 - Atritech Inc. will release PROTECT AF trial results on WATCHMAN LAA closure technology comparing the...
News | August 18, 2008
August 18, 2008 - Atritech Inc. today said it filed its pre-market approval application (PMA) with the FDA for its...
Technology | May 08, 2007
The Watchman device is designed to keep harmful sized blood clots that form in the left atrial appendage from...