New Technique for Surgical Epicardial Implantation of a Cardioverter-Defibrillator in Children and Adults With Congenital Heart Disease.


BACKGROUND We assessed a surgical technique for implanting a cardioverter-defibrillator. The indications for cardioverter-defibrillator implantation in pediatric patients and adults with congenital heart disease are relatively specific and require multidisciplinary discussion regarding implantation modalities. We coupled the positioning of two coils sutured… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.02.015


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