Resources

Resources

Find resources that can help you start a conversation about WATCHMAN, whether with your cardiologist or your loved one who has atrial fibrillation. All the videos and guides on this site, and more, can be found here.

WATCHMAN Guides

Doctor Discussion Guide

A guide to help you talk to your cardiologist about whether WATCHMAN is right for you.

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The WATCHMAN Solution

A quick guide on WATCHMAN that you can share with your doctor or loved one.

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WATCHMAN Videos

How WATCHMAN Works

See an animation of the procedure and learn how it works.

WATCHMAN Medical Centers

WATCHMAN Center Locator

See a list of medical centers near you that are implanting WATCHMAN.

WATCHMAN Stories

Richard

Richard developed a hematoma in his abdomen, which then caused a crushing of the femoral nerve and a damage to the leg that restricted him completely on mobility in 2010.

Judith

Judith was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation and while waiting for ablation, she had a small stroke. She was put on warfarin, but had another small stroke so they took her off warfarin, but she had a major stroke that paralysed down her left side. Judith discussed left atrial appendage closure therapy option with her doctor. See her story.

Learn how WATCHMAN can safely and effectively lower stroke risk.

Find out more about WATCHMAN as an alternative to blood thinners.

WATCHMAN is for people with atrial fibrillation not caused by a heart valve problem who need an alternative to oral anticoagulants. This website is intended to provide patients and caregivers with some information about the WATCHMAN Implant. It may help prepare you for talking to your doctor about your options for reducing stroke risk.

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Accordingly, BSC strongly recommends that you consult with your physician on all matters pertaining to your health or to address any questions.