Experience With Permanent Pace Maker Implantation at Mayo Hospital, Lahore.

Authors

  • H U BANNA
  • S KARIM
  • S KAUSAR
  • M ASHFAQ
  • S HUSSAIN
  • S SHAFII
  • S HAMEED
  • M AZHAR
  • M ZUBAIR
  • S A SHEIKH
  • T M MALLIK

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21649/akemu.v6i2.2055

Keywords:

Pace maker, permanent pacing lead, implantation, unipolar, bipolar, single chamber

Abstract

Permanent pacemaker implantation procedure was started at Mayo Hospital, Lahore in March, 1978. Till December 3P 1998 nine hundred and sixty six permanent pacemakers bad been implanted ¡n this institution. 53% patients were males and 47% patients were females. 55% patients were between 5040 years old. The youngest patient was only six months old while maximum age of the patients implanted with permanent pacemaker was ninety nine years old. 92% patients had fist implant while 6% patient had second implant and 2% patient had third implant84 % patients had complete heart block, 5.5% patients had sick sinus syndrome, 2.7% patients had symptomatic second degree heart block, 2.6% patients bad congenital heart block.

Published

2017-12-14

How to Cite

BANNA, H. U., KARIM, S., KAUSAR, S., ASHFAQ, M., HUSSAIN, S., SHAFII, S., HAMEED, S., AZHAR, M., ZUBAIR, M., SHEIKH, S. A., & MALLIK, T. M. (2017). Experience With Permanent Pace Maker Implantation at Mayo Hospital, Lahore. Annals of King Edward Medical University, 6(2). https://doi.org/10.21649/akemu.v6i2.2055

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