Leadless pacemaker for right ventricle pacing (Update 2020)
Semlitsch T, Loder C
Record ID 32018000621
Authors' objectives: Pacemakers are meant to stabilise the heart rhythm and thus restore effective circulation and normal haemodynamics. In the course of an update, Medtronic's leadless pacemaker Micra™ Transcatheter Pacing System (TPS) was re-evaluated.
Authors' results and conclusions: The evidence for the evaluation of efficacy (compared to conventional pacemakers) was again considered insufficient, but with regard to safety the Micra™ TPS seems to have certain advantages.
Authors' methods: A total of 16 new relevant documents (on 2,976 individuals) could be included on three ongoing prospective multicentre single arm studies, one multicenter case-control study and five additional small monocentre case series.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2020
URL for published report: http://eprints.aihta.at/1252/1/DSD_97_Update2020.pdf
URL for additional information: http://eprints.aihta.at/1252/
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Full HTA
- Pacemaker, Artificial
- Wireless Technology
- Cardiac Pacing, Artificial
- Ventricular Dysfunction, Right
- Atrial Fibrillation
- Arrhythmias, Cardiac
- Leadless pacemaker
- atrial fibrillation
- ventricular pacing
- right ventricle pacing
- cardiac arrhythmia
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