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Apr 2017

2017-04-01 00:00:00.000000
7-9 Apr 2017
PCR Tokyo Valves 2017

Tokyo

Japan

May 2017

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16-19 May 2017
EuroPCR 2017

Paris

France

Hot Line data on LAA closure in Europe from the prospective 1,000 patient EWOLUTION registry

Summary

Can closing the left atrial appendage (LAA) reduce the incidence of stroke and systemic embolism for higher risk patients with non-valvular AF and is this procedure both safe and effective?

That is what M. Bergmann is looking at as he summarises the 3-month findings of this dynamic pan-European registry. We take a glance at the success rates in LAA closure, periprocedural risk and the impact and safety of drug therapy after the device is implanted. The EWOLUTION registry, results here…