Internal Medicine (East Africa)
Up to one third of patients with biventricular (BiV) cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) are non-responders.1 § Greater clinical response to CRT has been shown in patients given TriV CRT compared to BiV CRT as de novo device therapy. 2 This abstract investigates if upgrade to TriV CRT in non-responders to BiV CRT will improve long-term clinical outcome
European Heart Journal
Man, S. H.,
Ng, G. A.
(2015). Does upgrade to tri-ventricular pacemaker improve long-term clinical response in non-responders to biventricular cardiac resynchronization therapy?. European Heart Journal, 36(56).
Available at: http://ecommons.aku.edu/eastafrica_fhs_mc_intern_med/65