July 23, 2014

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Atrial flutter cured by catheter ablation and reduces atrial fibrillation risk

New research from the University of California at San Francisco indicates that atrial flutter can be cured through catheter ablation and doing so can reduce the risk for atrial fibrillation. To learn more, see:

Catheter Ablation a First-Line Treatment for Atrial Flutter

Ablation and Surgery Clinical Trials Seeking Atrial Fibrillation Patients

While attending several recent medical conferences, we learned about some interesting procedure clinical trials that may be of interest to the afib patient community. To learn more, check out the following studies:

Can You Be a Patient Reviewer for the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)?

The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) is seeking patients to review patient-centered research grant proposals and help select those that will be funded. To learn more about what is needed, see:

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) needs patient reviewers

For more information...