Int J Cardiol 2022 May 18. Epub 2022 May 18.
Department of Cardiology, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2WB, UK; Institute for Cardiovascular Sciences, College of Medical & Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK.. Electronic address:
Background: Small studies have suggested left ventricular (LV) rapid pacing has similar safety and efficacy to conventional right ventricular (RV) rapid pacing in transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI). However, there are limited data on the comparative rates of tamponade. The study compared the rate of cardiac tamponade between LV and RV-pacing during TAVI. Read More