Electrophysiology Studies and Ablation

Issues and Discussions Regarding Electrophysiology Studies and Ablations

Can Esophageal Instrumentation Lead to Ablation-Induced Damage? Insight into Esophageal Damage in the Setting of Atrial Fibrillation Ablation

Introduction: From the initial report of intraoperative radiofrequency (RF) ablation causing esophageal injury,GIL01 atrioesophageal fistulas (AEF) have been reported in percutaneous atrial fibrillation RF ablations.SCA04,PAP04 Atrioesophageal fistula’s have been estimated to occur in as many as 1% of AF ablationsDOL03… Read More ›