How to identify and treat patient with pulmonary vein stenosis post atrial fibrillation ablation

Conor D. Barrett, Luigi Di Biase, Andrea Natale

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Abstract

The best imaging modalities to assess for pulmonary vein stenosis are CT and MRI. Early intervention in symptomatic patients with severe pulmonary vein stenosis is warranted; in asymptomatic patients, the data suggest that such patients will also derive benefit.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)42-49
Number of pages8
JournalCurrent Opinion in Cardiology
Volume24
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Catheter ablation
  • Complications
  • Pulmonary vein stenosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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How to identify and treat patient with pulmonary vein stenosis post atrial fibrillation ablation. / Barrett, Conor D.; Di Biase, Luigi; Natale, Andrea.

In: Current Opinion in Cardiology, Vol. 24, No. 1, 01.2009, p. 42-49.

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