Document Detail


Inappropriate ICD discharges due to noise oversensing as the first sign of repetitive perforations of the right ventricular lead.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19712072     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Acute lead perforation is one of the major complications associated with implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) implantation. We describe a case with repetitive inappropriate ICD discharges due to noise oversensing as the first sign of lead perforation.
Authors:
Akiko Ueda-Tatsumoto; Seiji Fukamizu; Mitsuhiro Nishizaki; Harumizu Sakurada; Masayasu Hiraoka
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-08-27
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE     Volume:  32     ISSN:  1540-8159     ISO Abbreviation:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Publication Date:  2009 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-10-28     Completed Date:  2010-01-05     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7803944     Medline TA:  Pacing Clin Electrophysiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1481-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Cardiology, Tokyo Metropolitan Hiroo Hospital, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan. a_tatsumoto@yahoo.co.jp
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Defibrillators, Implantable / adverse effects*
Electric Injuries / diagnosis*,  etiology*
Electrodes, Implanted / adverse effects*
Equipment Failure*
Heart Ventricles / injuries*
Humans
Male
Wounds, Penetrating / diagnosis*,  etiology*

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  A case with catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia unmasked after successful ablation...
Next Document:  Prognostic Evaluation of QT-Dispersion in Elderly Hypertensive and Normotensive Patients.