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Atrial Fibrillation News Releases

February 12, 2019
Rush University Medical Center is the first hospital in Illinois to use a new device that helps patients to get back on their feet in as little as two hours — rather than the typical recovery period of 6 to 10 hours — after cardiac electrophysiology procedures such as cardiac ablation for atrial fibrillation.
October 25, 2018
Using a new visually guided laser balloon device, cardiologists at Rush University Medical Center are able to more precisely treat cardiac arrhythmias causing atrial fibrillation.
May 8, 2017
Rush University Medical Center is offering a new, implantable cardiac device to reduce the risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation, providing an alternative to the long-term use of blood thinners.