Case 114

Paul A. Friedman, Charles D. Swerdlow

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A 67-year-old man received a Guidant 1850 single chamber defibrillator on an Endotak™ right ventricular lead for sudden death prevention in the setting of an ischemic cardiomyopathy. He was using an auger when he received a shock without antecedent symptoms. The ICD is interrogated and the episode electrograms shown in Fig. 114.1. Lead impedance values were normal. What is your diagnosis, and management plan?

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCardiac Electrophysiology
Subtitle of host publicationClinical Case Review
PublisherSpringer London
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781849963893
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Friedman, P. A., & Swerdlow, C. D. (2011). Case 114. In Cardiac Electrophysiology: Clinical Case Review (pp. 447-449). Springer London.