EUROPACE, vol.18, no.7, pp.1043-1048, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
TightRail (TM) Mechanical Dilator Sheath, Lead extraction, DEFIBRILLATOR LEADS, PACEMAKER, INFECTIONS, MANAGEMENT
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Aims In parallel with increasing implantation rates and patients' longer life expectancy, the need for transvenous lead extraction (TLE) as a specialized procedure has shown a significant growth over years. Herein, we aimed to present our initial experience in TLE by using a novel TightRail (TM) Rotating Mechanical Dilator Sheath.