Symptomatic tachy- and bradyarrhythmias after transcatheter closure of interatrial communications with Amplatzer devices.

@article{Szkutnik2008SymptomaticTA,
  title={Symptomatic tachy- and bradyarrhythmias after transcatheter closure of interatrial communications with Amplatzer devices.},
  author={Małgorzata Szkutnik and Anna Lenarczyk and Jacek Kusa and Jacek Białkowski},
  journal={Cardiology journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={15 6},
  pages={510-6}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this paper is to present our own experience related to frequency of symptomatic tachy- and bradyarrhythmias in patients after transcatheter closure of interatrial defects (ASD) and patent foramen ovale (PFO) using Amplatzer plugs. METHODS Transcatheter closure of interatrial communications with Amplatzer devices was carried out on 739 patients in our center. Only patients with new symptomatic arrhythmias (who required pharmacotherapy, cardioversion or pacemaker… CONTINUE READING

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