ICD implantation and arrhythmia-free survival in patients with depressed LV function following surgery for valvular heart disease Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac
  • Defibrillators, Implantable
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

abstract

  • Patients with valvular cardiomyopathy and residual left ventricular dysfunction following valvular surgery who underwent a tailored approach to ICD implantation had similar overall and arrhythmia-free survival as patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy.

publication date

  • November 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1540-8159.2008.01205.x

PubMed ID

  • 18950299

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1419

end page

  • 24

volume

  • 31

number

  • 11