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After a successful catheter ablation procedure, most people can return to a normal, active lifestyle and experience improvement in their quality of life.
It’s important to have regular checkups to make sure atrial fibrillation has not returned. In some cases, individuals need a repeat procedure to achieve full success. Even without symptoms, atrial fibrillation can be a serious medical condition. If atrial fibrillation is not treated, it may lead to a stroke, heart failure, or fatigue.
Some lifestyle changes may help prevent further atrial fibrillation:
Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.