Chapter 20. DFT Management in CRT-D Patients

  1. Tom Kenny

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470751602.ch20

The Nuts and Bolts of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

The Nuts and Bolts of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy

How to Cite

Kenny, T. (ed) (2007) DFT Management in CRT-D Patients, in The Nuts and Bolts of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy, Blackwell Publishing, Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470751602.ch20

Editor Information

  1. Vice President Clinical Education & Training, St Jude Medical, Austin, Texas

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405153720

Online ISBN: 9780470751602

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Keywords:

  • patients;
  • pacing;
  • simplistic explanation;
  • programming;
  • initial energy

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Programmable pulse width/tilt

  • Leads and polarity

  • Troubleshooting high DFTs

  • What effect does CRT-D have on DFTs?