La terapia di resincronizzazione cardiaca nella donna

Translated title of the contribution: Cardiac resynchronization therapy in women

Maurizio Lunati, Maurizio Landolina, Manlio Cipriani, Roberto Rordorf, Silvia Bisetti, Claudia Campo, Stefano Ghio, Maria Frigerio

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Abstract

Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) is a well established option in patients with moderate to severe heart failure on optimal medical therapy, NYHA functional class III-IV, reduced systolic function (left ventricular ejection fraction &λε;35%), broad QRS complex (>120 ms), but data addressing sex differences in response to CRT are lacking. Women are underrepresented in clinical and observational trials on CRT (

Original languageItalian
JournalGiornale Italiano di Cardiologia
Volume13
Issue number5 SUPPL. 1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2012

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Lunati, M., Landolina, M., Cipriani, M., Rordorf, R., Bisetti, S., Campo, C., Ghio, S., & Frigerio, M. (2012). La terapia di resincronizzazione cardiaca nella donna. Giornale Italiano di Cardiologia, 13(5 SUPPL. 1). https://doi.org/10.1714/1080.11827