Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Heart Failure

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Heart Failure

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Written by noted experts with day-to-day experience in cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT), this comprehensive, practical reference gives physicians a thorough knowledge of the indications, techniques for implantation, complications, programming, and follow-up of CRT devices in patients with heart failure and intra- and interventricular conduction delays. Each chapter has how-to and troubleshooting sections to help readers avoid or navigate the pitfalls encountered in day-to-day clinical practice. Each chapter also has a summary box capturing the key clinical pearls. This book will be a valuable aid in preparing for the Heart Rhythm Exam/International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners (IBHRE) exam.Thus, tailored programming of AV and V-V interval is deemed necessary to effect maximum benefit from CRT. AV delay ... FIG. 5.9. A schematic diagram of the effects of altering V-V interval and sequence on the optimized AV delay. Panel 1.

Title:Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Heart Failure
Author:William T. Abraham, Ragavendra R. Baliga
Publisher:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2011-11-30


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