Therapies and procedures

Cardiac ablation

Learn how catheter-based ablation may be used to treat arrhythmias.

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Cardiac ablation (catheter-based) for atrial fibrillation (AF)

The Arctic Front™ family of cryoablation catheters has been proven to be safe, effective, and efficient for AF ablation. With over 16 years of clinical experience and over one million patients treated worldwide,1 it is the first and only ablation catheter approved for initial treatment as an alternative to anti-arrhythmic medications.

The DiamondTemp™ ablation system with RealTemp™ is the only open-irrigated RF catheter with industrial diamonds to run in temperature-control mode for real-time feedback on lesion creation.

Learn about the role cardiac ablation can play in treating atrial fibrillation.

Arctic Front cryoablation catheter and the DiamondTemp ablation system, both of which are used to treat atrial fibrillation

Cardiac ablation (catheter-based) for AVNRT

The Freezor™ and Freezor™ Xtra cardiac cryoablation catheters are designed to ablate cardiac tissue by creating focal lesions, and are FDA-approved for the treatment of both pediatric* and adult AVNRT.

*Indicated for patients over two years of age.
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Cardiac ablation (catheter-based) for non-AF arrythmias

Medtronic offers a full suite of focal radiofrequency and cryoablation catheters to treat the millions of patients worldwide suffering from cardiac arrhythmias.

Find out more about cardiac ablation for non-AF arrythmias.

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Cardiac mapping solutions

Learn about the CardioInsight™ noninvasive 3D mapping system, a non-invasive mapping system that enables physicians to characterize abnormal rhythms of the heart.

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