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How to perform linear lesions

Published:January 22, 2007DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2007.01.021
      Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a particularly complex arrhythmia because the mechanisms leading to fibrillation are not fully understood. Accordingly, ablation strategies have evolved largely on an empirical basis. The creation of linear lesions is a fundamental strategy that is indispensable to an electrophysiology laboratory performing ablation for treatment of this arrhythmia.

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