The Subcutaneous ICD: A Niche Indication or the Next Contender of the Transvenous ICD?


  • J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol, Vol. 24, pp. 83-85, January 2013.

  • Dr. Della Bella is a consultant for St. Jude Medical and has received honoraria for lectures from Biosence Webster, St. Jude Medical, and Biotronik. Dr. Vergara: No disclosures.

Paolo Della Bella, M.D., F.E.S.C., Head of Arrhythmia Unit and Electrophysiology Laboratory, Department of Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milano, Italy. Fax: +39-02-26437326, E-mail:

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