Published in Medical Device Law Weekly, September 17th, 2006
Study 1: Age, size, and lead factors alone do not predict venous obstruction in children and young adults with transvenous lead systems.
"Venous occlusion is a recognized complication of transvenous pacing, and lead cross-sectional area indexed to body surface area (BSA) has been used to predict venous obstruction in children. The aim of this study was to identify the risk factors and incidence of angiographic venous obstruction after transvenous lead implantation in both children and young adults," scientists writing in the Journal of Cardiovascular...
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