EUROPACE, vol.13, no.4, pp.543-547, 2011 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Evolution mechanical sheath, Percutaneous lead extraction, TRANSVENOUS PACEMAKER, INITIAL-EXPERIENCE, INFECTIONS, MANAGEMENT, TRIAL
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Aims The growing problem with endocardial lead infections and lead malfunctions has increased the interest in percutaneous lead removal technology. In this report, we present our initial experience in percutaneous lead extraction with a novel hand-powered sheath, the Evolution mechanical dilator sheath.