Personalized ablation of atrial fibrillation

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Personalized computational modelling of optimal ablation targets on heart tissue guides the treatment of patients with persistent atrial fibrillation.

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Fig. 1: Computationally guided ablation of heart tissue in a patient persistent atrial fibrillation.


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Pak, H., Lim, B. Personalized ablation of atrial fibrillation. Nat Biomed Eng 3, 845–846 (2019) doi:10.1038/s41551-019-0481-5

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