Significant impact of electrical storm on mortality in patients with structural heart disease and an implantable cardiac defibrillator.

@article{Noda2018SignificantIO,
  title={Significant impact of electrical storm on mortality in patients with structural heart disease and an implantable cardiac defibrillator.},
  author={Takashi Noda and Takashi Kurita and Takashi G. Nitta and Yasutaka Chiba and Hiroshi Furushima and Naoki Matsumoto and Takeshi Toyoshima and Akihiko Shimizu and Hideo Mitamura and Ken Okumura and Tohru Ohe and Yoshifusa Aizawa},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={2018},
  volume={255},
  pages={85-91}
}
BACKGROUND Electrical storm (E-Storm), defined as multiple episodes of ventricular arrhythmias within a short period of time, is an important clinical problem in patients with an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) including cardiac resynchronization therapy devices capable of defibrillation. The detailed clinical aspects of E-Storm in large populations… CONTINUE READING