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  • 1. Workshops and Webinars... View Transcript (Document). Left Atrial Appendage Closure for Stroke Prevention (Video). View Transcript (Document). Targeting ...

    www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Professional/FocusonQuality/Webinar /Focus-on-Quality-Webinars_UCM_319724_Article.jsp

  • 2. Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology Featured ...... null,encodeDocUrl=null,isDocProfileDone=null,xKeywords=Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology, Stroke, Left Atrial Appendage Thrombus Formation ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_485782 Circulation-Arrhythmia-and-Electrophysiology-Featured-Articles-for-May-2016.jsp y-2016.jsp

  • 3. JAHA Featured Articles - September 2016... xNotes=,UserDateFormat=null,encodeDocUrl=null,isDocProfileDone=null, xKeywords=JAHA, Left Atrial, Left Atrial Appendage, 4D Blood Flow ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_488461 JAHA-Featured-Articles---September-2016.jsp

  • 4. The Synergy of Managing Multiple Stroke Risks - Stroke ...... within the left atrium (called the left atrial appendage) that don ... comes to see me with atrial fibrillation and ... required when it's time to leave the hospital ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Spring-2018/The-Syn rgy-of-Managing-Multiple-Stroke-Risks/

  • 5. Science News ESC 15: Sun Hot Lines I and II... BELIEF (PDF) Effect of empirical electrical left atrial appendage isolation on long-term procedure outcome in patients with long-standing ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Meet ngsLiveCME/UCM_487696_Science-News-ESC-15-Sun-Hot-Lines-I-and-II.jsp

  • 6. Science News from ACC17... Comparative Effectiveness of Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion Among Atrial Fibrillation Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery: A Report From the ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/EducationMeetings/Meet ngsLiveCME/UCM_492713_Science-News-from-ACC17.jsp

  • 7. When the Cause is Unknown - Stroke Connection Magazine ...... can leak from the right atrium to the left. ... study, "Cryptogenic Stroke and Underlying Atrial Fibrillation" presented ... when it's time to leave the hospital. ...

    strokeconnection.strokeassociation.org/Fall-2015/When-the- ause-is-Unknown/

  • 8. Progress in Explaining the Unknown - Heart Insight Mag - Fall ...... be performed. "That's often a place where blood clots hide out, in the left atrium or the left atrial appendage," Elkind said. ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Fall-2015/Progress-in-Explaining-th -Unknown/

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