Cardiac tamponade is a medical and surgical emergency, which needs early recognition and treatment. Myocardial perforation leading to cardiac tamponade is a rare complication after pace maker insertion. We are reporting a case of cardiac tamponade after removal of temporary pace maker in a multidisciplinary intensive care unit.
Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
(2008). Cardiac tamponade after removal of temporary pace maker in multidiscipinary intensive care unit. Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 58(5), 270-2.
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