Publicado en JACC: Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion With Watchman! Device in Patients With Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation and End-Stage Chronic Kidney Disease on Hemodialysis (EPIC06 – WATCH- HD)


Abstract publication @ JACC Cardiovascular Interventions

Tomás Benito-González, Christopher Ellis, Abhishek Sawant, George Jabbour, Francisco Torres-Saura, Hussam Suradi, Ignacio Cruz-Gonzalez, Giuseppe D’Angelo, Juan Ruiz-Nodar, Ernesto Valero, Seun Alli, Ashish Pershad, Jens Erik Nielsen-Kudsk, Marianna Adamo, Raveen Bazaz, German Calle Perez, Kerstin Piayda, Mikhael El Chami, Himanshu Agarwal, Carlos Sanchez, Rodrigo Estevez-Loureiro, Xavier Millán, Mehmet Aktas, Armando Pérez de Prado.


Patients with ESCKD on dialysis have a high preva- lence of AF and at a very high risk for thromboembolic and bleeding events. OAC has not proved a net clinical benefit yet. The aim of this registry was to analyze the effectiveness and safety of LAAO in a cohort of patients on dialysis.

Link to the study

Comparte este artículo: