Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Through Biventricular Pacing in Patients With Heart Failure and Ventricular Dyssynchrony

Albert, Nancy M.
June 2003
Critical Care Nurse;Jun2003 Supplement, Vol. 23, p2
Academic Journal
Provides medical information on cardiac resynchronization (CRT) through biventricular pacing. Proposed mechanisms and outcomes of ventricular dyssynchrony; Potential and actual benefits of CRT; Nursing implications related to identifying patients who might be candidates for CRT; Goals of cardiac resynchronization therapy in heart failure and ventricular dyssynchrony.


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