ICD Lead Design and the Management of Patients with Lead Failure.

@article{Kalahasty2009ICDLD,
  title={ICD Lead Design and the Management of Patients with Lead Failure.},
  author={Gautham Kalahasty and Kenneth A. Ellenbogen},
  journal={Cardiac electrophysiology clinics},
  year={2009},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={173-191}
}
The implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) lead is critical to the function of the ICD system. The mortality reduction associated with ICDs implanted for primary prevention indications has been made possible by the development of effective and reliable transvenous ICD leads. Mortality rates for implantation of transvenous ICD lead systems are… CONTINUE READING