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ALLMedicine™ Pacemaker Malfunction Center

Research & Reviews  20 results

Pacemaker malfunction? What is the mechanism?
Journal of Electrocardiology; Pothineni NVK, Liang JJ

Jul 24th, 2021 - Pacing artifacts on ECG are commonly encountered in clinical practice. We present a case of an external interference from a chronic retained abdominal generator leading to an ECG manifestation of atria lead malfunction. Careful attention to histor...

False Asystole Alarms Post-Temporary Pacemaker Placement Due to Pseudo-fusion.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00246-020-02502-z 10.14503/THIJ-16-5918
Pediatric Cardiology; Vermeulen AM, Zimmerman F et. al.

Nov 29th, 2020 - An infant with congenital heart block and hemodynamically significant bradycardia underwent therapeutic temporary pacing wires placement. Post-operatively, frequent "asystole" alarms were observed on telemetry causing distress to both the family a...

Prospective analysis of a surgical algorithm to achieve ventilator weaning in cervical ...
The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine; Kaufman MR, Bauer T et. al.

Oct 16th, 2020 - Objectives: Chronic ventilator dependency in cervical tetraplegia is associated with substantial morbidity. When non-invasive weaning methods have failed the primary surgical treatment is diaphragm pacing. Phrenic nerve integrity and diaphragm mot...

Atrial pacing every other beat: Is it pacemaker malfunction?
Journal of Electrocardiology; Owen B, Razavi M et. al.

Apr 29th, 2019 - A 45 year old female with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy and a dual chamber ICD underwent left ventricular outflow and mid ventricular cavity myectomy and mitral valve replacement. On her 5th day after surgery, ECG shows electronic atrial...

Continuous veno-venous hemodialysis and suspected pacemaker malfunction on telemetry mo...
Journal of Electrocardiology; Oesterle A, Goldschlager N

Apr 2nd, 2019 - Continuous veno-venous hemodialysis and suspected pacemaker malfunction on telemetry monitoring.|2019|Oesterle A,Goldschlager N,|therapy,

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News  2 results

When Implanted Heart Device Fails, Removal Is Risky

Apr 25th, 2006 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that removal of an implanted device may carry significant risks that should be weighed against the risk of retaining a malfunctioning device. BOSTON, April 25 - If implanted cardioverter-defibrillators ...

A Prospective Pediatric Clinical Trial of Digital Music Players: Do They Interfere with Pacemakers?

Results There were 67 patients who participated in the study, representing a 42% (67 of 161) recruitment rate. The mean age of the patients was 12 ± 5 years (median 14 years old, range 2-18 years). Sixty-two patients had pacemakers and five had IC...

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