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Left atrial appendage closure for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation: the difficult task of estimating the possible benefit in real life setting.

Topic: Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion

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Professor Laurent Fauchier

University Hospital of Tours, Tours (France)
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EHRA 2018

18 March - 20 March 2018

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