Development and validation of a clinical index to predict survival after cardiac resynchronisation therapy

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  • F Leyva
  • Paul Foley
  • B Stegemann
  • Julie Ward
  • LL Ng
  • F Regoli
  • Russell Smith
  • A Auricchio

Colleges, School and Institutes


Objective: To develop and validate a prognostic risk index of cardiovascular mortality after cardiac resynchronisation therapy (CRT). Design: Prospective cohort study. Setting: District general hospital. Patients: 148 patients with heart failure (mean age 66.7 (SD 10.4) years), New York Heart Association class III or IV, LVEF = 5; HR: 30.5 (95% CI 9.15 to 101.8), p


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1619-1625
Number of pages7
Issue number19
Publication statusPublished - 1 Oct 2009