Biventricular Pacemaker

A implantable cardiac pacemaker with an additional third lead placed in the left ventricle that is designed to keep the contractions of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
AIMS Heart failure (HF) patients increasingly receive device therapy, either an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) or a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Chronic right ventricular pacing has been reported to promote cardiac dyssynchrony. The PAVE trial prospectively… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Anderson-Fabry disease (AFD) is an X-linked lysosomal storage disorder caused by a deficiency in the enzyme alpha-galactosidase A… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) is a new therapeutic option for patients who have drug-refractory end-stage heart failure… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Right atrial thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are infrequent complications of pacemaker insertion. We report a patient with a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The purpose of this study was to characterize the incidence, time course, frequency, and spectrum of acute and chronic… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Biventricular pacing substantially improves LV systolic function and symptom status in some patients with dilated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES We sought to evaluate the long-term impact of cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) on left ventricular (LV… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Biventricular pacing has recently been proposed for treating patients with drug refractory heart failure and intraventricular… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Epidemiologic studies suggest that 20-30% of patients diagnosed with symptomatic congestive heart failure (CHF) have… (More)
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