AF Symposium

Healio brings you the highlights from the AF Symposium. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from the AF Symposium, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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Yoga may have positive effect on anxiety, depression, arrhythmia burden

Cardiology Today, March 2012
Boston AF Symposium BOSTON — Patients with atrial fibrillation who practice yoga appear to be less anxious and depressed and have an overall…
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Experts await more data on dronedarone

Cardiology Today, February 2012
Boston AF Symposium BOSTON — Varying clinical trial results and recent FDA labeling changes to warn of the risks for serious CV events have left…
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New AF ablation consensus document previewed at symposium

Cardiology Today, February 2012
Boston AF Symposium BOSTON — Physicians who care for patients with atrial fibrillation can anticipate a soon-to-be-released international…
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Novel procedure shows promising results as treatment for persistent AF

Cardiology Today, February 2012
BOSTON — Results of two studies presented here suggest that the multidisciplinary Convergent Procedure, which employs epicardial and endocardial…
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Development of post-dronedarone agents slow, but progress being made

Cardiology Today, February 2011
16th Annual Boston Atrial Fibrillation Symposium Following dronedarone has proved to be difficult for new anti-arrhythmic agents and their…
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CABANA: Pilot study results encouraging for ablation therapy, leading to pivotal trial

Cardiology Today, February 2011
16th Annual Boston Atrial Fibrillation Symposium Improvements in the prevention of recurrent symptomatic atrial fibrillation in ablation therapy…