Quality assessment in Belgian arrhythmology: the Belgian heart rhythm association (BeHRA) databases.
- Georges H Mairesse,
- Jean-Benoit Le Polain de Waroux,
- Rik Willems,
- Willem Alvoet,
- Ivan Blankoff,
- Johan Vijgen,
- Thierry Verbeet,
Acta Cardiol 2018 Feb 20:1-6. Epub 2018 Feb 20.
g Department of Cardiology, UVC Brugmann , Brussels , Belgium.
This report presents and discusses, on behalf of the Belgian College of Cardiology, the evolution of the peer review process in arrhythmology, focussing on pacemaker implantation. Data from the last 22 years are compared. The national annual increase in implants is around 1%, clinical patient characteristics remained stable over the years while dual chamber pacing was proportionally increasing. Read More