Increased prevalence of significant tricuspid regurgitation in patients with transvenous pacemakers leads

David Paniagua, Harry R. Aldrich, Eric H. Lieberman, Gervasio A. Lamas, Arthur S. Agatston

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Transvenous pacemaker leads are associated with an increased prevalence of tricuspid regurgitation. This hemodynamic derangement should be considered as part of the clinical cost and complications of permanent pacemaker implantation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1130-1132
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Issue number9
StatePublished - Nov 17 1998
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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