2017 HRS/EHRA/ECAS/APHRS/SOLAECE expert consensus statement on catheter and surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation: Executive summary

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    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)369-409
    Number of pages41
    Journaljournal of arrhythmia
    Volume33
    Issue number5
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2017 Oct

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    Reviewer disclosure table Peer reviewer Institution Consultant/Advisory board/Honoraria Speakers׳ bureau Research grant Fellowship support Stock options/Partner Board Mbs/Other Carina Blomström-Lundqvist, MD, PhD Department of Cardiology and Medical Science, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden 1: Bayer/Schering Pharma, 1: Boston Scientific Corp., 1: Medtronic, Inc., 1: Sanofi, 1: Pfizer, MSD, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Biosense Webster, Inc. None 1: Cardiome Pharma/Astellas, 1: Medtronic, Inc. None None None Angelo A.V. De Paola, MD, PhD Hospital São Paulo -- Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil None None None None None None Peter M. Kistler, MBBS, PhD The Alfred Hospital Heart Centre, Melbourne, Australia None 1: St. Jude Medical None None None None Gregory Y.H. Lip, MD University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom; Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark 1: Medtronic, 3: Bayer/Janssen, BMS/Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi-Sankyo 3: Bayer, BMS/Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi-Sankyo. No fees are received personally None None None None Nicholas S. Peters, MD St Mary׳s Hospital, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom 1: Boston Scientific Corp., 1: Cardialen, Inc., 1: Cardiologs, 1: Magnetecs, 1: Medtronic, Inc., 1: St. Jude Medical None None None None None Cristiano F. Pisani, MD InCor, Heart Insitute, HCFMUSP, Arrhythmia Unit None None None None None None Antonio Raviele, MD ALFA-Alliance to Fight Atrial Fibrillation, Rimini, Italy None None None None None None Eduardo B. Saad, MD, PhD Hospital Pro-Cardiaco and Hospital Samaritano, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil None None None None None None Kazuhiro Satomi, MD, PhD Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan 1: Bayer/Schering Pharma, 1: Boehringer Ingelheim, 1: Bristol-Myers Squibb, 1: Japan Lifeline, 1: Johnson and Johnson, 1: Medtronic, Inc., 1: Sankyo Pharmaceuticals, 1: St. Jude Medical None None None None None Martin K. Stiles, MB ChB, PhD Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand 1: Boston Scientific Corp., 1: Biosense Webster, Inc., 1: BIOTRONIK, 1: Medtronic, Inc. None None 1: Medtronic, Inc. None None Stephan Willems, MD, PhD University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany 1: Bayer HealthCare, LLC, 1: Biosense Webster, Inc., 1: Boehringer Ingelheim, 1: Bristol-Myers Squibb, 1: Sanofi, 1: St. Jude Medical, 1: Medtronic None None None None None

    Keywords

    • Ablation
    • Anticoagulation
    • Arrhythmia
    • Atrial fibrillation
    • Atrial flutter
    • Atrial tachycardia
    • Catheter ablation
    • Stroke
    • Surgical ablation

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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