Atrial Fibrillation and Flutter: the Latest from the Planet of Right Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
The creation of an interventional procedure effective in curing atrial fibrillation (AF) started with the surgical Maze procedure conceived and proposed by Cox in 1991 . Electrophysiologists have tried since then to replicate the partitioning of the atria, performed by the surgeon with linear incisions, using a less invasive catheter-based technique, radiofrequency catheter ablation (RFCA) to achieve atrial compartmentalization [2, 3].
KeywordsAtrial Fibrillation Catheter Ablation Atrial Flutter Right Atrium Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
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