Lead Extraction

Electrophysiologist Robert Schaller, DO, offers a detailed synopsis of ICD lead extraction in this video, describing the present and emerging indications for lead removal, complications (including local and systemic infection and embedding), misconceptions, pre­procedure planning, risk stratification and much more. A must see for clinicians who wonder when to replace and extract a lead in their patients with ICDs.

 

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November 6, 2015

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