K H Kuck
Affiliation: University of Hamburg
- Randomized comparison of antiarrhythmic drug therapy with implantable defibrillators in patients resuscitated from cardiac arrest : the Cardiac Arrest Study Hamburg (CASH)K H Kuck
St Georg Hospital, Hamburg, Germany
Circulation 102:748-54. 2000..We conducted a prospective, multicenter, randomized comparison of implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) versus antiarrhythmic drug therapy in survivors of cardiac arrest secondary to documented ventricular arrhythmias...
- Persistent atrial fibrillation ablation concomitant to coronary surgeryS Geidel
Department of Cardiac Surgery, Asklepios Klinik St Georg, Hamburg, Germany
Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 59:207-12. 2011..This analysis was undertaken to evaluate the results of persistent atrial fibrillation (pAF) ablation procedures concomitant to coronary surgery and to identify the risk factors for pAF recurrence...
- Catheter-induced mechanical conduction block of right-sided accessory fibers with Mahaim-type preexcitation to guide radiofrequency ablationR Cappato
Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
Circulation 90:282-90. 1994....
- Catheter ablation of stable ventricular tachycardia before defibrillator implantation in patients with coronary heart disease (VTACH): a multicentre randomised controlled trialKarl Heinz Kuck
Hanseatisches Herzzentrum, Asklepios Klinik St Georg, Hamburg, Germany
Lancet 375:31-40. 2010..However, ICD shocks are painful and do not provide complete protection against sudden cardiac death. We assessed the potential benefit of catheter ablation before implantation of a cardioverter defibrillator...