LAA closure: what's new?

Session comprising selected EuroPCR 2016 abstract submissions

Chairperson: P. Kolh

Presentations available when logged in:

  • LAA closure for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation: the Belgian registry
  • Safety and efficacy of intracardiac vs. transesophageal echocardiography for LAA closure with Watchman: a comparative single-centre consecutive coh...
  • Thrombus formation after LAA closure with the Amplatzer Amulet device
  • Device-associated thrombus formation after LAA closure: a systematic review of events reported with the Watchman Device, the Amplatzer Cardiac Plug...
  • Short-term (45 days) therapeutic anticoagulation following LAA closure has no effect on clinical outcomes
  • Anticoagulation vs. antiplatelet therapy during the first 45 days after LAA closure: efficacy and safety results of a registry
  • Single-centre experience of LAA closure with the Amplatzer Cardiac Plug device in elderly patients