Beware of neurotoxicity, among other side effects, when treating patients with amiodarone. Patients will typically complain of tremor, but also “dizziness” as an umbrella term for an unsteady gait.
Direct His bundle pacing has recently attracted interest as a more physiological alternative to right ventricular or biventricular stimulation. The advent of new tools has facilitated the implantation procedure. This report relates our initial experience with this technique in our first 50 patients.
A 60-year-old female patient was referred to our hospital because of recurrent syncope. The resting 12-lead ECG showed sinus rhythm with left bundle branch block and a high burden of monomorphic single premature ventricular beats (PVCs).
We present a challenging case of myocardial infarction with partial intermittent obstruction of the left main coronary due to a mass of unknown origin in an otherwise healthy 34-year-old male.
A 68-year-old man presented with increasing shortness of breath and a history of decompensated heart failure 8 years after transfemoral implantation of a CoreValve 29 mm for severe, calcified aortic stenosis.
Die Möglichkeiten, kardiovaskuläre Risikofaktoren zu mindern, haben sich dank neuer therapeutischer Möglichkeiten enorm erweitert.
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