Age-related differences and associated mid-term outcomes of subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillators: a propensity-matched analysis from a multicenter European registry

Heart Rhythm

31 March Mar 2022 one month ago
  • C Tondo

A few limited case series have shown that the S-ICD system is safe in teenagers and young adults, but a large-scale analysis is currently lacking.

Reference: Age-related differences and associated mid-term outcomes of subcutaneous implantable cardioverter defibrillators: a propensity-matched analysis from a multicenter European registry. Gulletta S, Gasperetti A, Schiavone M, Vogler J, Fastenrath F, Breitenstein A, Laredo M, Palmisano P, Mitacchione G, Compagnucci P, Kaiser L, Hakmi S, Angeletti A, De Bonis S, Picarelli F, Arosio R, Casella M, Steffel J, Fierro N, Guarracini F, Santini L, Pignalberi C, Piro A, Lavalle C, Pisanò E, Viecca M, Curnis A, Badenco N, Ricciardi D, Russo AD, Tondo C, Kuschyk J, Bella PD, Biffi M, Forleo GB, Tilz R. Heart Rhythm. 2022 Mar 4:S1547-5271(22)00214-4

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