Effect of cardiac resynchronization therapy with implantable cardioverter defibrillator versus cardiac resynchronization therapy with pacemaker on mortality in heart failure patients: results of a high-volume, single-centre experience


Kutyifa V., Geller L., Bogyi P., Zima E., Aktas M. K., ÖZCAN E. E., ...More

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEART FAILURE, vol.16, no.12, pp.1323-1330, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/ejhf.185
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF HEART FAILURE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1323-1330
  • Keywords: Heart failure, Cardiac resynchronization therapy, Implantable cardioverter defibrillator, Mortality, EUROPEAN-SOCIETY, GUIDELINES, TRIAL, RESYNCHRONISATION, DYSFUNCTION, DIAGNOSIS, ESC
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Aims There are limited and contradictory data on the effects of CRT with implantable cardioverter defibrillator (CRT-D) on mortality as compared with CRT with pacemaker (CRT-P).