Cryoballoon vs. RF Ablation: When to Use Each?

Event Recorded:


On Demand Product Available through:

02/01/2018 11:23 am

Session 1 -  Family/Genetic Screening of Patients with Inherited Disorders at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest                                                            

Purple Webinar - Home

Session 2 -  Catheter-Ablation-Using-Epicardial

Session 3 -  Optimal-ICD-Programming-to-Reduce-the-Incidence-of-ICD-Shocks

Session 4 -  Stroke Protection in Atrial Fibrillation: Clinical Issues

Session 5 -  Brugada Syndrome and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy - Who Should We Implant?

Activity Description:

The EP on Point webinar series features 20 – 30 minute informative presentations from expert doctors focusing on a diagnosis or treatment option for a targeted disease state within the electrophysiology and larger cardiology fields. These presentations will be available throughout the year.


HRS Members 

HRS Member Registration:  - (Requires Login)


Non-Member Registration:  $29

Course Directors/Faculty:

  Dr. Jason Andrade BSc, FRCPC

Vancouver General Hospital and University of British Columbia; Montreal Heart Institute and Universiteé de Montreal

Learning Objectives:

  • Have an enhanced understanding of the safety and efficacy of cryoballoon ablation
  • Enhance their knowledge regarding the considerations for choosing cryoballoon ablation vs. focal RF ablation

Target Audience:

This activity is intended for electrophysiologists, cardiologists, primary care providers, fellows, and allied health professionals.

Accreditation Statement:

The Heart Rhythm Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Disclosure Statement:

It is the policy of the Heart Rhythm Society to ensure balance, independent objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its certified educational programs. Everyone involved in the planning and participation of continuing medical education activities are required to disclose any real or apparent conflict of interest related to the content of their presentations and also disclose discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentations. In accordance with the ACCME's Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education, all faculty and planning partners must disclose any financial relationship(s) or other relationship(s) held within the past 12 months. The Heart Rhythm Society implements a mechanism to identify and resolve all conflicts of interest prior to delivering the educational activity to learners. Detailed disclosure information will be disclosed prior to the activity and in the activity slides.

Contact Information:

Education Department

Tel: 202-464-3400