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Left atrial appendage closure: which patients benefit most?

With an unrestricted educational grant from BOSTON SCIENTIFIC

Chairperson: A. Vahanian
Co-chairperson: M. Buchbinder

Summary

This video is offered by Boston Scientific

Learning Objectives

  • To learn which patients may benefit from left atrial appendage closure
  • To understand how to best balance the risk of stroke and bleeding in specific patient groups
  • To know the latest clinical evidence, guidelines and expert consensus recommendations on left atrial appendage closure

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