Radiofrequency ablation for cardiac arrhythmias causing poscardiac injury syndrome Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
  • Tachycardia, Ventricular

abstract

  • We report 2 cases of exudative left pleural effusion following radiofrequency catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias complicated by cardiac perforation. We suggest that radiofrequency ablation may be a previously unsuspected cause of postcardiac injury syndrome.

publication date

  • February 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0002-9149(97)00906-5

PubMed ID

  • 9468089

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 369

end page

  • 70

volume

  • 81

number

  • 3