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Measures of Dagres and Anastasiou-Nana for Reducing the Risk of Atrio-Esophageal Fistula Following Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation

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Atrio-esophageal fistula may rarely occur in patients following catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation. Dagres and Anastasiou-Nana made a number of recommendations for reducing the risk for this complication. The authors are from the University of Athens and Attikn University Hospital in Athens, Greece.

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