The coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) outbreak has been recently associated with lower hospitalization rates for acute coronary syndromes. Aim of the study was to investigate whether a similar behaviour is observed in admissions for urgent pacemaker implant.
Reduction of admissions for urgent and elective pacemaker implant during the COVID-19 outbreak in Northern Italy. Dell'Era G, Colombo C, Forleo GB, Curnis A, Marcantoni L, Racheli M, Sartori P, Notarstefano P, De Salvia A, Guerra F, Ziacchi M, Tondo C, Gandolfi E, De Vecchi F, Mascioli G, Coppolino A, Catuzzo B, Amellone C, Mantica M, D'Ascenzo F, Patti G. J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2021 Sep 20. doi: 10.2459/JCM.0000000000001189