Watchman Procedure

What is Watchman?
In people with atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem (also known as non-valvular AFib), WATCHMAN offers an alternative to the lifelong us...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:08 AM
How does Watchman work ?
Atrial fibrillation affects your heart's ability to pump the blood normally. This causes blood to pool in the LAA (left atrial appendage) portion of t...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:13 AM
How the watchman is implanted?
Watchman procedure is minimally invasive. The Watchman technique is normally performed under general anaesthesia and takes about an hour. Your healthcare...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:17 AM
How do I prepare for watchman implantation?
Follow the instructions of your healthcare team to prepare for this procedure. Stop eating or drinking before midnight of your procedure.  Inform your he...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:20 AM
What happens after Watchman implantation?
Your healthcare provider will ask you to stay overnight in the hospital after the procedure and go home on the following day. Your healthcare provider may...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:25 AM
What are the risks of Watchman implantation?
There are a few risks linked with watchman implantation, like with any procedure: Accidental heart puncture Air embolism Allergic reaction AV fistula ...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:28 AM
How to prepare for Loop Recorder Explant
Preparing for Loop Recorder Explant- On the day of your procedure, please report to the hospital main lobby reception desk and ask for directions to th...
Fri, 1 Oct, 2021 at 9:34 AM
Cómo prepararse para Loop Recorder Explant
Preparación para el Explant del registrador de bucles –   El día de su procedimiento, preséntese en el mostrador de recepción del vest...
Wed, 21 Jul, 2021 at 3:18 AM
Cardioversión eléctrica: antes de su procedimiento
P- ¿Qué es la cardioversión eléctrica? La cardioversión eléctrica es un tratamiento para un latido cardíaco que no es normal, como la fibrilación auricular...
Tue, 17 Aug, 2021 at 7:19 AM