Neuronal Injury After Repeated Brief Cardiac Arrests During Internal Cardioverter Defibrillator Implantation Is Associated With Deterioration of Cognitive Function

To determine the degree of neurocognitive dysfunction after placement of internal cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) and its relationship to the extent of neuronal injury, we studied 42 patients undergoing ICD (n = 21) or pacemaker (PM) insertion (control patients, n = 21). The Mini Mental State Exam...

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Volume: 103
Main Author: Weigl, Manuela
Moritz, Andrea
Steinlechner, Barbara
Schmatzer, Isabella
Mora, Bruno
Fakin, Richard
Zimpfer, Daniel
Ankersmit, Hendrik J
Khazen, Cesar
Dworschak, Martin
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: PHILADELPHIA International Anesthesia Research Society 01.08.2006
LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS
Lippincott
published in: Anesthesia and analgesia Vol. 103; no. 2; pp. 403 - 409
ORCID: 0000-0002-8761-3517
Data of publication: 2006-August
ISSN: 0003-2999
1526-7598
EISSN: 1526-7598
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AGE
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