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Contact sensing for ablation: What have we learned and how to use it?

EHRA webinar

31/05/2017 18:00 31/05/2017 19:00 Europe/Paris Contact sensing for ablation: What have we learned and how to use it?

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European Heart Rhythm Association DD/MM/YYYY
Arrhythmias, General
Device Therapy

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Learning Objectives:

By attending this webinar you will:

  • Understand the technology, the pros and cons of the various options
  • Understand what aspects of clinical ablation procedures this technology may help with
  • Understand how to interpret force sensing data
  • Have a  knowledge of the scientific literature examining the use of contact force and what this means for clinical practice
  • Understand the pitfalls of contact force measurement and how to avoid them
  • Know what future developments may offer to some of the shortcomings of contact force sensing

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shah_dipen-2015.jpgProfessor Dipen Shah
Cantonal Hospital

tilz_roland-2015.jpgProfessor Roland Tilz, FESC
University Heart Centre
Medical Clinic


schilling_richard-2015.jpgProfessor Richard Schilling, FESC
Barts And The London Nhs Trust
Dept. Of Cardiology
United Kingdom

Session information

This webinar addresses EHRA members and cardiologists working in the field of arrhythmias.

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide feedback live.

An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and Tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.  

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).