The distance between the vein and lesions predicts the requirement of carina ablation in circumferential pulmonary vein isolation

  • Lin Y
  • Tsao H
  • Chang S
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Additional ablation in the pulmonary vein (PV) carina region is sometimes required to achieve electrical isolation following circumferential pulmonary vein isolation (PVI). This study investigated the procedural predictors for the requirement of additional carina ablation to achieve complete electrical isolation with PVI.

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  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Catheter ablation
  • Left atrium
  • Pulmonary vein

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  • Li-Wei LoNational Yang Ming University

  • Yenn Jiang Lin

  • Hsuan Ming Tsao

  • Shih Lin Chang

  • Ta Chuan Tuan

  • Yu Feng Hu

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