Features March 2018 Issue

There’s No Need to Fear Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation

There’s No Need to Fear Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation

The procedure is recommended often for its excellent, long-lasting results.

Most physicians try treating a medical problem medically before recommending an invasive procedure or surgery. But in the case of the cardiac arrhythmia known as atrial fibrillation (AFib), a procedure called ablation is proving so successful that it is increasingly being recommended as a primary treatment for patients with certain forms of this condition.

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