T. McEntee

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Tricuspid valve (TV) disease (which includes surgical repair) can impede transvenous endocardial right ventricular pacing. A lead crossing the TV can damage and be damaged by the valve, especially in the presence of mechanical prostheses (valve, annuoplasty ring, artificial chordae). Surgical epicardial lead placement requires sternotomy or thoracotomy and(More)
BACKGROUND Not all patients with a QRS duration longer than 140 milliseconds respond to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT). The same QRS duration may correspond to different spatiotemporal patterns of myocardial activation that influence response to CRT. METHODS Electrocardiographic imaging based on 80 chest wall electrodes was used to construct the(More)
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