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Percutaneous left atrial appendage occlusion in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation: implantation and up to four years follow-up of the AMPLATZER Cardiac Plug

EuroIntervention 2016;11:1188-1194 published online ahead of print October 2014. DOI: 10.4244/EIJY14M10_13

1. Interventional Cardiology Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy; 2. Cardiology Unit, Fondazione C.N.R. Reg. Toscana G. Monasterio, Massa, Italy; 3. Cardiology Unit, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy; 4. Interventional Cardiology Unit, Santa Maria Ann

Aims: Percutaneous left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) may be considered for stroke prophylaxis in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF). Data on device implantation sa

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