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Clinical Trial Of Nonsurgical Intervention For Patients With Atrial Fibrillation

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June 19, 2008
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Doctors are offering an experimental therapy for atrial fibrillation using the WATCHMAN Left Atrial Appendage System. This is a multicenter Phase II clinical trial with about 60 centers in the U.S. participating in the study.

Doctors at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute were among the first in California to offer an experimental therapy for atrial fibrillation using the WATCHMAN® Left Atrial Appendage System. This is a multicenter Phase II clinical trial, and Cedars-Sinai is one of about 60 centers nationwide participating in the study.


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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. (2008, June 19). Clinical Trial Of Nonsurgical Intervention For Patients With Atrial Fibrillation. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 20, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/06/080619100418.htm
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. "Clinical Trial Of Nonsurgical Intervention For Patients With Atrial Fibrillation." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/06/080619100418.htm (accessed April 20, 2014).

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