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Biventricular Pacing: A Simplified Technique for Transvenous Implantation

  • R. Cazzin
  • L. Sciarra
  • D. Milan
  • G. Paparella
  • T. Scalise
Conference paper

Abstract

Biventricular pacing in patients with advanced heart failure and intraventricular conduction delay has been associated with improvement in hemodynamics, functional class, and quality of life [1-3]. More information is needed about clinical and instrumental identification of responders and the long-term follow-up of these patients. Nevertheless, a positive response to biventricular pacing is expected when the electrical resynchronization is achieved [4].

Keywords

Coronary Sinus Fluoroscopy Time Advanced Heart Failure Biventricular Pace Left Ventricular Lead 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Cazzin
    • 1
  • L. Sciarra
    • 1
  • D. Milan
    • 1
  • G. Paparella
    • 1
  • T. Scalise
    • 2
  1. 1.U.O. Cardiologia, Ospedale di PortogruaroPortogruaro (VE)Italy
  2. 2.Biotronik-SedaTrezzano (MI)Italy

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