Sondenextraktionen bei implantierbaren kardialen Devices

Translated title of the contribution: Lead extraction in cardiac implantable electronic devices

Adrian Reinhardt*, Henning Jansen, Till Althoff, Heidi Estner, Leon Iden, Sonia Busch, Andreas Rillig, Victoria Johnson, Philipp Sommer, Roland R. Tilz, Daniel Steven, David Duncker

*Corresponding author for this work


Lead extraction due to infection or lead dysfunction has become more important in recent years. Patients with high risk of severe and life-threatening complications should only undergo surgery in experienced centers where appropriate personnel and equipment are available. In this review, different techniques and methods to safely and successfully perform transvenous lead extraction are summarized.

Translated title of the contributionLead extraction in cardiac implantable electronic devices
Original languageGerman
JournalHerzschrittmachertherapie und Elektrophysiologie
Issue number4
Pages (from-to)339-350
Number of pages12
Publication statusPublished - 12.2023

Research Areas and Centers

  • Centers: Cardiological Center Luebeck (UHZL)

DFG Research Classification Scheme

  • 205-12 Cardiology, Angiology

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