WATCHMAN LAA Closure Device Implant
Publication/Creation DateJune 16 2016
DescriptionThe WATCHMAN LAA Closure Technology consists of a delivery catheter and a device that is permanently implanted in the left atrial appendage (LAA) of the heart. The device, often referred to as the WATCHMAN, prevents LAA blood clots from entering the bloodstream and potentially causing a stroke.
Date archivedMay 10 2017
Last editedOctober 19 2018