Paper: Left ventricular dyssynchrony predicts benefit of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with end-stage heart failure before pacemaker implantation

Full Title: 
Left ventricular dyssynchrony predicts benefit of cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with end-stage heart failure before pacemaker implantation
Author(s): 
Bax JJ
Marwick TH
Molhoek SG
Bleeker GB
van Erven L
Boersma E
Steendijk P
van der Wall EE
Schalij MJ.
Journal: 
Am J Cardiol. 2003 Nov 15;92(10):1238-40 (abstract)
Applications: 
Pressure
Subject: 
Rabbit
Referenced Products: 
high-fidelity micromanometer Millar catheter placed within the balloon in the LV cavity
Keywords: 
stiffness; left ventricular end-diastolic pressure; quick length change; heterogeneity
Publication date (ref): 
2003-11-01 12:00:00 -0600