Radiofrequency ablation

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Abstract Number: 870

WHEN CPR COMES WITH A COST: A RARE CASE OF ATRIO-ESOPHAGEAL FISTULA

Case Presentation: We present a case of a 42-year-old male with a past medical history of atrial fibrilation (AF) on anti-coagulation (AC) who underwent left atrial radio-frequency ablation (RFA) and pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:23+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on WHEN CPR COMES WITH A COST: A RARE CASE OF ATRIO-ESOPHAGEAL FISTULA

Abstract Number: 486

A RARE, BUT DEVASTATING, COMPLICATION AFTER RADIOFREQUENCY ABLATION

Case Presentation: A 62-year-old male with a history of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation presented with hypotension and 2 week history of chest pain after an ablation with pulmonary vein isolation. Transthoracic echocardiography demonstrated a pericardial effusion. [...]

By | 2019-03-18T17:15:16+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Finalist Posters - Clinical Vignettes, Adult, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A RARE, BUT DEVASTATING, COMPLICATION AFTER RADIOFREQUENCY ABLATION