Atrial fibrillation ablation prevents recurrence of AFib
Atrial fibrillation ablation, which involves using a catheter inserted into the heart to destroy electrical conduction tissue in or near the atria, prevents the recurrence of atrial fibrillation in up… [ Get More Details ]
Echocardiography and nuclear imaging are used for provocative “stress” testing of the heart. When combined with other forms of stress, both can identify the presence of coronary artery-obstructing lesions that… [ Get More Details ]
According to the National Institutes of Health, use of the clot-busting drug t-PA saves $4,400 per patient in hospitalization and nursing home costs.
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