Low 30-day Mortality after Atrial Fibrillation Ablation; Results from the Netherlands Heart Registration: NHR-AF Mortality Study

Daniel Mol*, Michelle D van der Stoel, Jippe C Balt, Rohit E Bhagwandien, Yuri Blaauw, Pascal F H M van Dessel, Vincent J H M van Driel, Antoine H G Driessen, Arif Elvan, Rutger J Hassink, Michiel J B Kemme, Karin Kraaier, Wichert J Kuijt, Justin G L M Luermans, Pepijn H van der Voort, Sjoerd W Westra, Joris R de Groot, Jonas S S G de Jong

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This study presents the 30-day mortality of patients who underwent atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation between 2013 - 2020 and were registered in the Netherlands Heart Registration. In total, 30,197/30,238 (99.9%) patients were analyzed. Fifteen (0.05%) died within 30 days. Nine deaths were considered procedurally related, four were considered non-procedural related, and in two patients the cause of death was unknown.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1616-1618
JournalCanadian Journal of Cardiology
Issue number10
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 13 Jun 2022

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