Technique to Facilitate Open Placement of Permanent Pacing Leads through the Cephalic Vein

David August, John A. Elefteriades

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Abstract

A technique is described that can facilitate open placement of permanent pacing leads through a difficult or suboptimal cephalic vein using the popular guidewire and peel-apart introducer kits.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume42
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986
Externally publishedYes

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  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Technique to Facilitate Open Placement of Permanent Pacing Leads through the Cephalic Vein. / August, David; Elefteriades, John A.

In: Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 42, No. 1, 01.01.1986.

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