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FDA Approves Boston Scientific Watchman Afib Heart Device

Boston Scientific's Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Device intends to prevent stroke. It is a non-drug substitute for Warfarin.

Life March 16, 2015

Digoxin ups risk of death in patients with atrial fibrillation

The use of digoxin to treat chronic heart conditions like A-fib may increase the risk of death in patients per a new study. Doctors caution against the use of the drug when safer alternatives are available.

August 13, 2014

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