Effects of pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator electrodes on tricuspid regurgitation and right sided heart functions

Arabi P., ÖZER N. , Ates A. H. , YORGUN H. , Oto A., AYTEMİR K.

CARDIOLOGY JOURNAL, vol.22, no.6, pp.637-644, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.5603/cj.a2015.0060
  • Title of Journal : CARDIOLOGY JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.637-644


Background: The aim of this study was to assess the effect of trans-tricuspid placement of permanent pacemaker (PPM), implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) leads prospectively on tricuspid valve and right-sided heart functions using two-dimensional echocardiography.