TREATMENT OF THE SYNDROME OF MORGAGNI-ADAMS- STOKES WITH ELECTRIC CARDIAC STIMULATION
- THE EFFECT OF QUINIDINE ON EXPERIMENTAL COMPETITIVE CARDIAC PACING. Rothfeld, Edwin L.; Zucker, I. Richard; Lotti, Luigi; Parsonnet, Victor; Bernstein, Arthur // Angiology;Feb1967, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p122
No ventricular arrhythmias occurred during competitive pacing between the sinus node and an artificial pacemaker in 20 normal dogs. After intravenous quinidine serious ventricular arrhythmias triggered by pacemaker stimuli falling in the vulnerable period of sinus beats were noted in 14 of the...
- Physiologic pacing: where pacing mode selection reflects the indication. Healey, J. S.; Crystal, E.; Connolly, S. J. // Heart;Jun2004, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p593
Results of recent trials suggest that in patients with left ventricular dysfunction, interventricular synchrony is possibly more important than atrioventricular synchrony. In patients with AV block and conduction system disease, alternatives to right ventricular apical pacing are therefore needed
- Choice and Utility of Pacing Maneuver in Establishing the Mechanism of Supraventricular Tachycardia: A Single Center Experience. Abisse, Saddam; Adelstein, Evan; Jain, Sandeep; Saba, Samir // Cardiology Research;2012, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p28
Background: To evaluate the choice and utility of pacing maneuvers in the electrophysiology (EP) laboratory in establishing supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) mechanism. Methods: We retrospectively examined a cohort of 160 consecutive patients with SVT presenting for invasive EP evaluation to a...
- Parahisian pacing: technique, utility, and pitfalls. Sheldon, Seth; Li, Hung-Kei; Asirvatham, Samuel; McLeod, Christopher // Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology;Aug2014, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p105
Several observations and maneuvers in the electrophysiology (EP) laboratory are employed to identify whether retrograde ventriculoatrial conduction is via the atrioventricular (AV) node or an accessory pathway. Parahisian pacing is a unique maneuver where there is no change in the position of...
- Withdrawal reflexes examined during human gait by ground reaction forces: site and gait phase dependency. Emborg, Jonas; Spaich, Erika G.; Andersen, Ole K. // Medical & Biological Engineering & Computing;Jan2009, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p29
The objective of this study was to investigate the modulation of the nociceptive withdrawal reflex during gait measured using Force Sensitive Resistors (FSR). Electrical stimulation was delivered to four locations on the sole of the foot at three different time points between heel-off and...
- Prolonged temporary cardiac pacing using subcutaneous tunneled active-fixation permanent pacing leads. Lever, N.; Ferguson, J.D.; Bashir, Y.; Channon, K.M. // Heart;Feb2003, Vol. 89 Issue 2, p209
Discusses the results of a study investigating the feasibility of using subcutaneous tunnelled active-fixation permanent pacing leads. Duration in situ of pacing leads; Patient tolerance; Costs.
- SAVREMENA PEJSMEKER TERAPIJA. KOVAČEVIĆ, Dragan V.; TOPALOV, Vasilije; MIJATOV, Milan // Medicinski Pregled / Medical Review;2010, Vol. 63 Issue 11/12, p822
No abstract available.
- Cardiac Resynchronization in Chronic Heart Failure. Abraham, William T.; Fisher, Westby G.; Smith, Andrew L.; Delurgio, David B.; Leon, Angel R.; Loh, Evan; Kocovic, Dusan Z.; Packer, Milton; Clavell, Alfredo L.; Hayes, David L.; Ellestad, Myrvin; Trupp, Robin J.; Underwood, Jackie; Pickering, Faith; Truex, Cindy; McAtee, Peggy; Messenger, John // New England Journal of Medicine;6/13/2002, Vol. 346 Issue 24, p1845
Background: Previous studies have suggested that cardiac resynchronization achieved through atrial-synchronized biventricular pacing produces clinical benefits in patients with heart failure who have an intraventricular conduction delay. We conducted a double-blind trial to evaluate this...
- Ventricular Pacing or Dual-Chamber Pacing for Sinus-Node Dysfunction. Lamas, Gervasio A.; Lee, Kerry L.; Sweeney, Michael O.; Silverman, Russell; Leon, Angel; Yee, Raymond; Marinchak, Roger A.; Flaker, Greg; Schron, Eleanor; Orav, E. John; Hellkamp, Anne S.; Greer, Stephen; McAnulty, John; Ellenbogen, Kenneth; Ehlert, Frederick; Freedman, Roger A.; Estes, N.A. Mark; Greenspon, Arnold; Goldman, Lee // New England Journal of Medicine;6/13/2002, Vol. 346 Issue 24, p1854
Background: Dual-chamber (atrioventricular) and single-chamber (ventricular) pacing are alternative treatment approaches for sinus-node dysfunction that causes clinically significant bradycardia. However, it is unknown which type of pacing results in the better outcome. Methods: We randomly...