Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT) Survey II: CRT implantation in Europe and in Switzerland
Ivan Zeljkovic, Haran Burri, Alexander Breitenstein, Peter Ammann, Andreas Mueller, Angelo Auricchio, Etienne Delacrétaz, Kenneth Dickstein, Cecilia Linde, Camilla Normand & Christian Sticherling
Compared with European CRT recipients, Swiss CRT patients are older, less symptomatic and suffer more often from comorbidities. Although two thirds of the implantations were CRT-defibrillator systems, Swiss patients more often received CRT-pacemaker systems than their European counterparts.
|citation||Zeljkovic I, Burri H, Breitenstein A, Ammann P, Mueller A, Auricchio A, Delacrétaz E, Dickstein K, Linde C, Normand C, Sticherling C. Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT) Survey II: CRT implantation in Europe and in Switzerland. Swiss Med Wkly 2018; 148:w14643.|
|type||journal paper/review (English)|
|date of publishing||22-08-2018|
|journal title||Swiss Med Wkly (148)|