New Trials and Fibrillations post up: Thoughts on left atrial appendage occlusion to prevent stroke in AF

There was a lively debate on this topic at ESC 2012. One of the strategies proposed to reduce stroke in AF involves occlusion of the sack-like structure called the left atrial appendage. Two devices are being evaluated and nearing consideration for approval. There is a great deal of debate on these devices. Here is my… Continue reading New Trials and Fibrillations post up: Thoughts on left atrial appendage occlusion to prevent stroke in AF