May 25, 1999

Ultrasonographic guidance of transvenous pacemaker insertion in the emergency department: a report of three cases

The Journal of Emergency Medicine
W MacedoJ Kang

Abstract

We report three cases in which ultrasound was used in the Emergency Department to facilitate the placement of a temporary transvenous cardiac pacemaker.

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Sinoatrial Node
Emergency Treatment
Myocardial Infarction
Ultrasonography, Intravascular
2D Echocardiography
Artificial Cardiac Pacemaker
Ultrasonography
Heart Diseases
Cardiac Arrhythmia

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