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...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 3:52 AM
How does Watchman work ?
Atrial fibrillation affects your heart's ability to pump the blood normally. This causes blood to pool in an area of the heart called LAA ( Left atria...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 3:54 AM
How the watchman is implanted?
Watchman procedure is minimally invasive. Watchman procedure is usually done under general anesthesia and it typically takes one hour. Your healthcare pr...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 4:05 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...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 4:06 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...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 4:09 AM
What are the risks of Watchman implantation?
As with any procedure, there are few risks associated with watchman implantation which include: Accidental heart puncture Air embolism Allergic reaction...
Tue, 18 Feb, 2020 at 4:16 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...
Wed, 26 Aug, 2020 at 3:54 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