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Research Briefs: First Implants Of Edwards’ Transcatheter Mitral Valve; AF Ablation Catheters Trials

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Three patients have received Edwards Lifesciences’ Fortis transcatheter mitral valve. Heart Rhythm publishes results from trials of Biosense Webster’s nMARQ atrial fibrillation ablation mapping catheter and Medtronic’s Arctic Front Advance cryoballoon AF ablation catheter. More research news.

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