Article Abstract

Can hybrid procedure eliminate the gaps of experience in surgical ablation for atrial fibrillation and improve the sinus rhythm maintenance?

Authors: Chin-Yu Lin, Yenn-Jiang Lin, Shih-Ann Chen


Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common arrhythmia encountered in clinical practice that contribute to hemodynamic abnormalities, thromboembolic events, cardiomyopathy, hospitalizations, and mortality (1,2).