Lead Extraction: "Drag Through" Technique

Gupta, Anoop K. (2002) Lead Extraction: "Drag Through" Technique. [Journal (Paginated)]

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The goal of extraction techniques of chronic pacemaker and defibrillator leads is to present an approach that is successful in extracting all leads and minimizes or eliminates complications. To extract a chronically implanted intravascular device, the device must be separated from the encapsulating inflammatory tissue. Three ablation techniques are currently used: mechanical, laser and electrosurgical.

Item Type:Journal (Paginated)
Keywords:pacemaker lead extraction; femoral drag through
Subjects:JOURNALS > Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology Journal
ID Code:4296
Deposited By: Indian Pacing and Electrophysiology, Journal
Deposited On:02 May 2005
Last Modified:11 Mar 2011 08:56

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