TITLE

Predicting cardiac events using ventricular dyssynchrony in patients who received implantable cardioverter defibrillators: Are more treatment options required?

AUTHOR(S)
Yoshinaga, Keiichiro
PUB. DATE
February 2017
SOURCE
Journal of Nuclear Cardiology;Feb2017, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
editorial
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
120842625

 

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