BioMed Research International / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Radiofrequency versus Cryoballoon Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: An Evaluation Using ECG, Holter Monitoring, and Implantable Loop Recorders to Monitor Absolute and Clinical Effectiveness

Table 2

Long-term ablation effectiveness.

End pointRFC
()
Cryoballoon
()
OR 95% CI value

Absolute effectiveness, (%)29 (65.9)23 (51.1)1.850.79–4.350.157
Clinical effectiveness, (%)36 (81.8)25 (55.6)3.61.37–9.460.008
Reablation, (%)6 (13.6)13 (28.9)0.390.13–1.140.12