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Clinical Profile, Electrophysiological Characteristics, and Outcome after Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Atypical Atrial Flutter

  • Golmehr Ashrafpoor
  • Amir-Ali Fassa
  • Henri Sunthorn
  • Haran Burri
  • Pascale Gentil-Baron
  • Dipen Shah
Conference paper

Abstract

Although radiofrequency (RF) catheter ablation is well accepted as the treatment of choice for typical atrial flutter, there is limited experience with its use in the treatment of atypical atrial flutter (AAF).

Keywords

Catheter Ablation Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation Reentrant Circuit Previous Cardiac Surgery Cavotricuspid Isthmus 
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    Jais P, Shah DC, Haissaguerre M et al (2000) Mapping and ablation of left atrial flutters. Circulation 101(25):2928–2934PubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Shah DC, Sunthorn H, Burri H et al (2006) Narrow, slow-conducting isthmus dependent reentry developing after ablation for atrial fibrillation: ECG characterisation and elimination by focal ablation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 17:508–515PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Italia 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Golmehr Ashrafpoor
    • 1
  • Amir-Ali Fassa
    • 1
  • Henri Sunthorn
    • 1
  • Haran Burri
    • 1
  • Pascale Gentil-Baron
    • 1
  • Dipen Shah
    • 1
  1. 1.Geneva University HospitalsGenevaSwitzerland

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