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Vol 70, No 9 (2012)
Invasive cardiology
Published online: 2012-09-20
Submitted: 2012-12-28
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Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure with WatchmanŸ LAA occluder device in a patient with persistent atrial fibrillation

Paweł Kleczyński, Danuta Sorysz, Barbara Zawiślak, Saleh Arif, Stanisław Bartuś, Jacek Legutko, Jacek Dubiel, Dariusz Dudek
Kardiol Pol 2012;70(9):965-967.

open access

Vol 70, No 9 (2012)
Invasive cardiology
Published online: 2012-09-20
Submitted: 2012-12-28

Abstract

We present a case of a 74-year-old male with persistent atrial fibrillation and ischaemic stroke despite vitamin-K antagonist treatment who underwent successful left atrial appendage closure with Watchman device.

Abstract

We present a case of a 74-year-old male with persistent atrial fibrillation and ischaemic stroke despite vitamin-K antagonist treatment who underwent successful left atrial appendage closure with Watchman device.
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Keywords

left atrial appendage closure; atrial fibrillation; stroke prevention

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Title

Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure with WatchmanŸ LAA occluder device in a patient with persistent atrial fibrillation

Journal

Kardiologia Polska (Polish Heart Journal)

Issue

Vol 70, No 9 (2012)

Pages

965-967

Published online

2012-09-20

Bibliographic record

Kardiol Pol 2012;70(9):965-967.

Keywords

left atrial appendage closure
atrial fibrillation
stroke prevention

Authors

Paweł Kleczyński
Danuta Sorysz
Barbara Zawiślak
Saleh Arif
Stanisław Bartuś
Jacek Legutko
Jacek Dubiel
Dariusz Dudek

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