I had the watchman installed 16 months ago and feel that it is a life saver. I had atrial fib, to which an AICD was installed. I was put on coumidan theropy tahrt caused bruising, weakness and blood loss. I was then informed of the watchman. The fact that I had lost 2/3 of my bld, due to one single internal bleed, made my mind up for me.
The result is no more coumadin, no more bleeding and a happier life.
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