Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation

People with Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by Montefiore Medical Center.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

• Are a male or female at least 18 years of age or older
• Have a history of symptomatic, paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (PAF) who have had 2 or more episodes of PAF reported within the past 6 months
• Are a suitable candidate for intra-cardiac mapping and ablation of arrhythmia

You may not participate in this study if you:

• Have Atrial Fibrillation secondary to electrolyte imbalance, thyroid disease or reversible or non-cardiac cause
• Have significant restrictive or obstructive pulmonary disease or chronic respiratory condition
• Are pregnant or breastfeeding

Contact Information
Dalvert Polanco, Study Coordinator
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY 10467
Phone: (718) 920-6442