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Dokumenttyp:
journal article 
Autor(en):
Israel, CW; Bänsch, D; Böcker, D; Butter, C; Chun, J; Deisenhofer, I; Eckardt, L; Geller, JC; Hanke, T; Klingenheben, T; Piorkowski, C; Schumacher, B 
Titel:
[Recommendations of the Working Group of Arrhythmias of the German Society of Cardiology on the approach to patients with Riata® and Riata ST® leads (St. Jude Medical). Nucleus of the Working Group of Arrhythmias of the German Society of Cardiology]. 
Abstract:
Riata® and Riata ST® implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) leads (St. Jude Medical, Sylmar, CA) show an increased incidence of insulation defects, particularly "inside-out" lead fracture where inner, separately insulated cables penetrate through the surrounding silicone of the lead body. The exact incidence of Riata® lead problems is not clear and seems to range between 2-4% per year in the first 5 years after implantation according to new registry data. We recommend beyond a detailed inf...    »
 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol 
Jahr:
2012 
Band / Volume:
23 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
107-15 
Sprache:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0938-7412 
TUM Einrichtung:
r Herz- und Kreislauferkrankungen