The Implantable Cardioverter/Defibrillator

  • Eckhard Alt
  • Helmut Klein
  • Jerry C. Griffin
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Historical Evolution of the Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

  3. Identification of the Patient at High Risk for Sudden Cardiac Death

  4. Technical and Electrophysiological Aspects of the Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. R. A. S. Cooper, R. E. Ideker, S. A. Feeser, J. P. Daubert, J. M. Wharton
      Pages 97-116
    3. J. E. Shapland, D. J. Lang
      Pages 122-128
  5. The Role of the Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator in the Treatment of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 129-129
    2. E. Veltri, L. S. C. Griffith, G. Tomaselli, R. Lewis, J. Juanteguy, L. Watkins et al.
      Pages 131-139
    3. J. D. Fisher, S. Furman, S. G. Kim, K. J. Ferrick, J. A. Roth, J. Gross et al.
      Pages 157-202
  6. Surgical Aspects of Defibrillation Treatment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 225-225
    2. F. Siclari, H. Klein, J. Trappe
      Pages 242-252
    3. D. J. Lang, D. K. Swanson
      Pages 272-279
  7. Living with the Implantable Defibrillator

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281
    2. E. Alt, H. Klein, J. C. Griffin
      Pages 300-302
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 303-312

About these proceedings


Defibrilator Defibrillation Herztod arrhythmia automatic implantable cardioverter/Defibrilalator drugs electrocardiogram (ECG) implant pacemaker sudden cardiac death therapy ventricular Tachycardia

Editors and affiliations

  • Eckhard Alt
    • 1
  • Helmut Klein
    • 2
  • Jerry C. Griffin
    • 3
  1. 1.I. Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Rechts der IsarTechnischen Universität MünchenMünchen 80Germany
  2. 2.Abteilung KardiologieMedizinische Hochschule HannoverHannover 61Germany
  3. 3.Cardiovascular Research Institute, Room 312Moffitt Hospital, UCSF, Third and ParnassusSan FranciscoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-76577-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-76575-9
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