Cardiac resynchronization therapy and implantable cardiac defibrillators in left ventricular systolic dysfunction.

@article{McAlister2007CardiacRT,
  title={Cardiac resynchronization therapy and implantable cardiac defibrillators in left ventricular systolic dysfunction.},
  author={Finlay Aleck McAlister and Justin A Ezekowitz and Donna M. Dryden and Nicola Hooton and Ben W Vandermeer and Carol Friesen and Carol Spooner and Brian H. Rowe},
  journal={Evidence report/technology assessment},
  year={2007},
  volume={152},
  pages={1-199}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the efficacy, effectiveness, and safety of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) and/or implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) in patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction (LVSD). DATA SOURCES A systematic and comprehensive literature search was conducted to identify randomized controlled trials (RCTs) evaluating… CONTINUE READING