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Robotic catheter navigation within the left ventricle.
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PMID:  20663076     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Robotic navigation systems aim to improve ablation catheter maneuverability, tissue contact, and stability. These attributes suggest that such systems could enhance outcomes in the ablation of ventricular tachycardia (VT). To date, however, ablation has been confined to the atria. We present a case in which robotic catheter navigation alongside three-dimensional anatomical mapping enabled successful ablation of VT within the left ventricle.
Authors:
Edward Duncan; Neville Johns; Richard J Schilling; Simon Sporton
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  34     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2011 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-02-01     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  102-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Barts and the London NHS Trust, London, UK. edward.duncan@bartsandthelondon.nhs.uk
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