Biventricular pacing 18 months after Batista operation.

  title={Biventricular pacing 18 months after Batista operation.},
  author={Kenji Iino and Hirokazu Ohashi and Yasushi Tsutsumi and Takahiro Kawai and Hiromichi Fujii and Masateru Ohnaka},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  volume={81 6},
We conducted biventricular pacing in a patient with dilated cardiomyopathy and complete left bundle branch block who had recurrent heart failure and mitral valve regurgitation 18 months after partial left ventriculectomy and mitral valve repair. An epicardial lead was fixed on the left ventricular free wall surgically through a thoracotomy, and the other… CONTINUE READING