Real-time imaging of radiofrequency cardiac ablation using optical coherence tomography

Christine P. Fleming, Hui Wang, Guy Amit, Kara J. Quan, Andrew M. Rollins

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperpeer-review

Abstract

Catheter ablation using radiofrequency (RF) energy is a clinical procedure to destroy abnormal conduction pathways, and cure arrhythmias. We present real-time imaging of lesion formation during invitro application of RF energy on the endocardium.

Original languageEnglish
PagesBMD88
StatePublished - 1 Dec 2008
Externally publishedYes
EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2008 - St. Petersburg, FL, United States
Duration: 16 Mar 200819 Mar 2008

Conference

ConferenceBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2008
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySt. Petersburg, FL
Period16/03/0819/03/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biomaterials
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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