Clinical Cases in LAA Occlusion

Indication, Techniques, Devices, Implantation

  • Martin W. Bergmann
  • Apostolos Tzikas
  • Nina C. Wunderlich

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Martin W. Bergmann
    Pages 13-24
  3. Nina C. Wunderlich, Siew Yen Ho, Robert J. Siegel
    Pages 25-57
  4. Martin W. Bergmann, Nina C. Wunderlich
    Pages 59-63
  5. Martin W. Bergmann
    Pages 65-80
  6. Martin W. Bergmann
    Pages 81-107
  7. Apostolos Tzikas, Nina Wunderlich
    Pages 109-115
  8. Apostolos Tzikas, Nina Wunderlich
    Pages 117-139
  9. Apostolos Tzikas, Martin W. Bergmann
    Pages 141-159
  10. Martin W. Bergmann
    Pages 161-164
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 165-166

About this book


This concise practical guide is designed to facilitate the clinical decision-making process in the management of LAA occlusion procedures by reviewing a number of cases and defining the various diagnostic and management decisions open to clinicians.

Clinical Cases in LAA Occlusion is well illustrated but concise, enabling the reader to obtain relevant information regarding both standard and unusual cases in a rapid, easy to digest format. Each case includes a narrative description and patient management tips.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Martin W. Bergmann
    • 1
  • Apostolos Tzikas
    • 2
  • Nina C. Wunderlich
    • 3
  1. 1.Standort Wandsbek, Cardiologicum HamburgHamburgGermany
  2. 2.AHEPA University Hospital, Interbalkan European Medical CenterThessalonikiGreece
  3. 3.Kardiovaskuläres Zentrum DarmstadtDarmstadtGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-51429-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-51431-4
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