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2015 HRS/EHRA/APHRS/SOLAECE expert consensus statement on optimal implantable cardioverter-defibrillator programming and testing

Published:November 19, 2015DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2015.11.018
      Document Reviewers: Giuseppe Boriani, MD, PhD (Italy); Michele Brignole, MD, FESC (Italy); Alan Cheng, MD, FHRS (USA); Thomas C. Crawford, MD, FACC, FHRS (USA); Luigi Di Biase, MD, PhD, FACC, FHRS (USA); Kevin Donahue, MD (USA); Andrew E. Epstein, MD, FAHA, FACC, FHRS (USA); Michael E. Field, MD, FACC, FHRS (USA); Bulent Gorenek, MD, FACC, FESC (Turkey); Jin-Long Huang, MD, PhD (China); Julia H. Indik, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS (USA); Carsten W. Israel, MD (Germany); Mariell L. Jessup MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC (USA); Christophe Leclercq, MD, PhD (France); Robert J. MacFadyen, MD, PhD (UK); Christopher Madias, MD, FHRS (USA); Manlio F. Marquez, MD, FACC (Mexico); Brian Olshansky, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS (USA); Kristen K. Patton, MD (USA); Marwan M. Refaat, MD, mMBA, FACC, FAHA, FHRS, FASE, FESC, FACP, FAAMA (USA); Cynthia M. Tracy, MD, FACC, FAHA (USA); Gaurav A. Upadhyay, MD (USA); Diego Vanegas, MD, FHRS (Colombia); Paul J. Wang, MD, FHRS, CCDS (USA)

      Abbreviations:

      aCRT (adaptive cardiac resynchronization therapy), AF (atrial fibrillation), ATP (antitachycardia pacing), CI (confidence interval), CL (cycle length), CRT (cardiac resynchronization therapy), CRT-D (cardiac resynchronization therapy–defibrillator), DT (defibrillation testing), EEG (electroencephalography), EGM (electrogram), HF (heart failure), HR (hazard ratio), ICD (implantable cardioverter-defibrillator), LV (left ventricle), LVEF (left ventricular ejection fraction), MI (myocardial infarction), MVP (managed ventricular pacing), NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry), NYHA (New York Heart Association), OR (odds ratio), PEA (peak endocardial acceleration), PVC (premature ventricular contraction), RCT (randomized clinical trial), RV (right ventricle), SCD (sudden cardiac death), S-ICD (subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator), SVT (supraventricular tachycardia), TIA (transient ischemic attack), VF (ventricular fibrillation), VT (ventricular tachycardia)

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          Regarding article: Wilkoff BL, et al. 2015 HRS/EHRA/APHRS/SOLAECE expert consensus statement on optimal implantable cardioverter-defibrillator programming and testing. Heart Rhythm 2016;13: e50–e86. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2015.11.018 there was an error on page e63. The sentence “Even if a dual-chamber ICD is implanted, dual-chamber discrimination should be programmed only if the atrial lead becomes chronic or if atrial sensing is unreliable” is not correct. It should read: “Even if a dual-chamber ICD is implanted, dual-chamber discrimination should be programmed only if the atrial lead becomes chronic or if atrial sensing is reliable.”
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