Acute and Long-term Clinical Outcome after Endoscopic Pulmonary Vein Isolation: Results from the First Prospective, Multicenter Study
Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 08/01/2012
Metzner A et al. - A very high rate of acute electrical PVI is achieved using exclusively the endoscopic ablation system (EAS). The 1-year single-procedure success rate in patients with paroxysmal AF is comparable to conventional PVI. PV reconduction is the major determinant for atrial fibrillation (AF) recurrence.