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Computed tomography in a patient after percutaneous left atrial appendage transcatheter occlusion (PLAATO)
  1. O K Mohrs,
  2. D Ruebesam,
  3. J Peters

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A 61 year-old man with persisting non-rheumatic atrial fibrillation suffered from bleeding due to variable international normalised ratios despite physician guided warfarin treatment. However, without anticoagulation the risk for embolic events would have increased dramatically. The left atrial appendage remained …

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