Paolo Ferrero

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AIMS The aim of this study was to evaluate the feasibility and reliability of selective-site pacing by means of a new lead system in a paediatric population. This lead system is composed of a 4.1 Fr, active-fixation lead and a steerable catheter that allows easy positioning in selective sites. METHODS AND RESULTS Thirty young patients (mean age 9.0 +/-(More)
AIMS An antiarrhythmic effect of spinal cord stimulation (SCS) has been recognized in an animal model. The actual mechanism is still mainly unknown. An adrenergic output reduction has been advocated as the main mechanism, although a modulation effect on the arrhythmic substrate has not yet been investigated. We studied T-wave alternans (TWA) modifications(More)
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