ACC GUIDELINES Bundle

Device-Based Therapy (ACCF Bundle)

ACC GUIDELINES Apps brought to you courtesy of Guideline Central. All of these titles are available for purchase on our website, GuidelineCentral.com. Enjoy!

Issue link: http://eguideline.guidelinecentral.com/i/222900

Contents of this Issue

Navigation

Page 2 of 19

ÎÎPermanent pacemaker implantation may be considered in: •  minimally symptomatic patients with chronic heart rate <40 bpm while awake. (IIb-C) ÎÎPermanent pacemaker implantation is NOT indicated for SND: •  in asymptomatic patients. (III-C) •  in patients for whom the symptoms suggestive of bradycardia have been clearly documented to occur in the absence of bradycardia. (III-C) •  with symptomatic bradycardia due to nonessential drug therapy. (III-C) Figure 1. Sinus Node Dysfunction Sinus Node Dysfunction Evidence for impaired AV conduction or concern   over future development of AV block NO Desire for rate response NO Atrial pacemaker YES Ventricular pacemaker Desire for AV synchrony NO YES Rate-responsive atrial pacemaker Desire for rate response NO YES YES Rate-responsive ventricular pacemaker Desire for rate response NO Dual-chamber pacemaker YES Rate-responsive dual-chamber pacemaker 1

Articles in this issue

Archives of this issue

view archives of ACC GUIDELINES Bundle - Device-Based Therapy (ACCF Bundle)