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A cooled intraesophageal balloon to prevent thermal injury during endocardial surgical radiofrequency ablation of the left atrium: a finite element study

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Berjano, E.; Hornero, F. (2015). A cooled intraesophageal balloon to prevent thermal injury during endocardial surgical radiofrequency ablation of the left atrium: a finite element study. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 50(20):269-279. https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9155/50/20/N03

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Title: A cooled intraesophageal balloon to prevent thermal injury during endocardial surgical radiofrequency ablation of the left atrium: a finite element study
Author: Berjano, Enrique Hornero, Fernando
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ingeniería Electrónica - Departament d'Enginyeria Electrònica
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[EN] Recent clinical studies on intraoperative monopolar radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation have reported some cases of injury to the esophagus. The aim of this study was to perform computer simulations using ...[+]
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Physics in Medicine and Biology. (issn: 0031-9155 )
DOI: 10.1088/0031-9155/50/20/N03
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IOP Publishing
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1088/0031-9155/50/20/N03
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The authors wish to thank Mr Trevor Lepp for the manuscript corrections, and the reviewers for their comments. This work was partially supported by a grant from the Spanish Ministry of Education and Science (Project CAMAEC-III).[+]
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