Associazione Nazionale Medici Cardiologi Ospedalieri

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Long-term outcomes following transvenous lead extraction: data from a tertiary referral center
Anno:
2024
Transvenous lead extraction (TLE) has been established as a procedure with a satisfactory safety and efficacy profile in both intraoperative and short-term postoperative setting. However, data on long-term outcomes are limited. The purpose of this study was to evaluate long-term outcomes and prognostic factors in patients who underwent TLE….
A RARE COMPLICATION OF LEAD EXTRACTION: THE A-V FISTULA
Anno:
2024
We describe the case of a 59 years-old male patient with dilated idiopathic cardiomiopathy (left ventricle ejection fraction 20%), type 2 diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension, atrial fibrillation, dyslipidemia, chronic kidney disease. The patient underwent the implantation of a bicameral implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) for primary prevention in 2002, with…
Case Presentation: A Complex Clinical Scenario in a 43-Years-Old Male with Device-related Complications
Anno:
2024
A 43yo male presented with an exposed pocket of his ICD in the right prepectoral and axillary region, along with total exposure of the lead electrodes up to the fixation sleeves.The patient, a known carrier of double-outlet right ventricle, underwent surgical correction. At the age of one, he received…
Hybrid transvenous and surgical approach for the extraction of coronary sinus leads: a case series
Anno:
2024
Transvenous lead extraction (TLE) is the standard therapy for cardiac device-related infection, however sometimes the procedure cannot be completed through the transvenous route alone and it is necessary to rely on other techniques. Hybrid surgical and transvenous approach can be useful in these cases. We present 3 cases of…