Dr Hariharan Sugumar
|Institute:||Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute|
Catheter ablation for persistent atrial fibrillation: A Multicenter randomised study (CAPLA)
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common abnormal heart rhythm (arrhythmia) affecting the population which decreases quality of life and significantly increases health care costs.
In patients with paroxysmal AF, a minimally invasive procedure called radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFA) is the standard of care leading to excellent control.
This is associated with…