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Get your rhythm back.

Serious heart rhythm disorders called arrhythmias, affect the lives of millions of people daily. Unfortunately, most treatments for these conditions are generic and one-size-fits-all, with mixed results.

But there’s hope.

We believe there is a better way to address serious heart rhythm disorders such as atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia. Using Abbott Electrophysiology’s technology, doctors can identify the sources of arrhythmias that are unique to each person. Now treatment can be tailored to your individual needs.

Find Your Source.
Get Tailored Therapy.
Get Your Rhythm Back.

Find a doctor near you who is using the Topera Rotor Mapping System

The most common heart rhythm disorder, atrial fibrillation (AF, or afib) is a serious global public health problem which affects millions of people around the world. If left untreated, AF doubles the risk of heart-related deaths and also increases stroke risk by up to 500%. Unfortunately, although it is such a serious health problem, AF has historically been difficult to treat with an acceptable degree of success.

In response to this unaddressed need, Abbott, Inc. has developed a unique 3D analysis and mapping solutions (the Abbott 3D Mapping System), which consists of the RhythmView Workstation and FIRMap diagnostic catheter. The Abbott 3D Mapping System has been designed to enable physicians to view the electrical activity of the heart, thereby supporting the diagnosis and patient-specific treatment planning for a variety of heart arrhythmias including atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, atrial tachycardia and ventricular tachycardia.

The Abbott 3D Mapping System received FDA Clearance in 2013 band is now in routine use at several leading medical centers throughout the United States.

In the News

Rotor Mapping & Ablation of AF Rotors: A Paradigm Shift in Standard of Care to Improve Long-Term Outcomes in AF Ablation
This complimentary on-demand webcast evaluates the global landscape of AF ablation, including current trends and emerging strategies that impact long-term procedural outcomes. The expert faculty
The Valley Heart & Vascular Institute is the First in the Country to offer Breakthrough System that Pinpoints the Source of Atrial Fibrillation
December 16, 2013 — To effectively treat heart rhythm abnormalities, you first have to identify the source of the problem. The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood,
ABC Arizona Channel 15 Coverage
Arizona Heart Hospital Is First In State To Use Revolutionary Heart-Mapping Technology….
Arizona Heart Hospital Is First In State To Use Revolutionary Heart-Mapping Technology
PHOENIX (March 17, 2014) – Abrazo Health, the second largest health care delivery system in Arizona, announced today that Arizona Heart Hospital is the first
St. Luke’s Medical Center is First in Texas to Use the FDA-Cleared FIRMap
HOUSTON (January 6, 2014) – St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC) announced today that it’s the first hospital in Texas to begin treating patients who suffer
Review: Focal Impulse and Rotor Modulation (FIRM) Ablation
Finding Focal Impulse and Rotor Modulation (FIRM) with the RhythmView™ 3D Electrophysiological Mapping System (Topera, Inc.) is an innovative approach in atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation,
Who’s Got the Beat?
The Tricky Choice Between Catheter Ablation or Medical Therapy for AF, Cardiosource Interventional News, Dec 2013. €œPinpointing the cause of AF could contribute to greater
A New Strategy for Managing Atrial Fibrillation, Medpage Today
New research is aimed at localizing the tissue source of the disorganized electrical impulses that generate AF. Our understanding of AF is evolving, and the
Atrial Fibrillation
Evidence builds that a shift in treatment paradigm may be underway. Bruce Nudell, Credit Suisse, April 8th 2013</cite>In a very recent JACC article, a sub-group
Cryo Balloon Pulmonary Vein Isolation – Is It Really All So Simple?
Sabine Ernst, MD, Editorial Comment, JACC Vol61: March 2013 €œSimultaneous mapping systems are currently shining a new light on AF, improving our understanding of the
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