We caught up with Dr José Merino (Arrhythmia and Robotic Electrophysiology Unit, La Paz University Hospital, and Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain) on the new ESC guidelines for atrial fibrillation.
- What are the limitations of current ablation treatments for patients with atrial fibrillation? (0.22)
- What are the major changes in the latest ESC atrial fibrillation guidelines? (3.08)
- What are your thoughts on the changes in guidelines relating to ablation procedures? (5.16)
- What are the implications of these new guidelines for clinical practice? (7.08)
- What are the major gaps in our knowledge and how can these be overcome? (8.37)
Speaker disclosures: Dr José Merino has received research and education contracts and fees from Abbott, Boston Scientific and Medtronic.
Support: Commissioned, edited and funded by Touch Medical Media.
Filmed during a remote video call with Dr José Merino, September 2020.
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