Journal article

The Transesophageal Echo Probe May Contribute to Esophageal Injury After Catheter Ablation for Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation Under General Anesthesia: A Preliminary Observation

Saurabh Kumar, Gregor Brown, Fiona Sutherland, John Morgan, David Andrews, Liang-Han Ling, Alex JA McLellan, Geoffrey Lee, Timothy Robinson, Patrick Heck, Karen Halloran, Joseph Morton, Peter Kistler, Jonathan M Kalman, Paul B Sparks

Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2015


Awarded by National Heart Foundation of Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

Professor Kalman is the recipient of a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia Practitioner Fellowship. Dr. Kumar is the recipient of a postgraduate research scholarship co-funded by the NHMRC and the National Heart Foundation of Australia (Scholarship ID 628996). Associate Professor Kistler is supported by a practitioner fellowship from the NHMRC. This research is supported in part by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Funding. Pill Cam inventory used for this study was partially funded by Given Imaging. All supporting equipment was provided by Given Imaging. Given Imaging had no influence on data presented or conclusions of this manuscript.Dr. Morton reports participation on a research grant supported by St. Jude Medical. Other authors: No disclosures.