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Chris Fellows, Wade A Bowe, David S Wood: Ablation stent for treating atrial fibrillation. Cardiac Pacemakers, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, April 24, 2007: US07209783 (38 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for treating atrial fibrillation with ablation therapy in which a stent is deployed within a pulmonary vein and tissue surrounding the stent is ablated with radiofrequency energy to stop discharges from ectopic foci in the vein from reaching the left atrium. The deployed sten ...


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Chris Fellows, Wade A Bowe, David S Wood: Ablation stent for treating atrial fibrillation. Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth Pa, January 23, 2003: US20030018362-A1

An apparatus and method for treating atrial fibrillation with ablation therapy in which a stent is deployed within a pulmonary vein and tissue surrounding the stent is ablated with radiofrequency energy to stop discharges from ectopic foci in the vein from reaching the left atrium. The deployed sten ...