Volume 3-4. Contemporary Debates and Controversies in Cardiac Electrophysiology, Part I, An Issue of Cardiac Electrophysiology Clinics

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Description

Cardiac electrophysiologists face many challenging situations in which there is no clear-cut answer about the best way to handle a particular clinical problem. This issue brings together articles on many such situations, presents arguments on both sides, and lets the reader conclude which is the best way to manage a particular patient.  Among the controversial and debatable topics included are how to handle device recalls, optimal timing for assessment of ICD efficacy, extraction o f broken leads, and anticoagulation therapy in device patients.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
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Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455710904

About the authors

Ranjan Thakur

Affiliations and Expertise

Sparrow Thoracic and Cardiovascular Institute and Michigan State University, Lansing, MI

Andrea Natale

Affiliations and Expertise

Texas Cardiac Arrhythmias Institute, Austin, TX at St. David's Medical Center