Arrhythmia Alliance News & Events
Special supplement celebrates advances in cardiac pacing – a 60th anniversary update
2018 marks 60 years since the first human cardiac pacemaker implantation. To celebrate this milestone, The British Journal of Cardiology (BJC) has published a special supplement on cardiac pacing to coincide with HRC 2018, which will update readers on major developments in the field of cardiac pacing and devices during this time.
Endorsed by Arrhythmia Alliance, and written by international leaders in the field, its contents include:
A brief history of cardiac pacing in the UK
Professor Richard Sutton, NHLI, Imperial College, London
Current and future perspectives on cardiac pacing
Dr Paul Foley, The Great Western Hospital, Swindon (Guest editor)
CRT- developments in heart failure management
Professor Francisco Leyva, Aston University and Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham
Drugs with devices in the management of heart failure.
Drs Balrik Singh Kailey, Kings College Hospital, London; Chris Allen, St Thomas’ Hospital, London; Badrinathan Chandrasekaran, The Great Western Hospital, Swindon
His bundle pacing: UK experience and HOPE for the future!
Drs Daniel Keen, Matthew Shun-Shin, Ahran Arnold and Zac Whinnett, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London
Dr Paul Roberts, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Southampton
Pacemaker lead extraction
Drs Osman Najam, Hitesh Patel, Manav Sohal and Mark Gallagher, St George’s NHS Foundation Trust, London
Professor John Morgan, University of Southampton
Remote follow-up – a physiologist’s experience
Mr Matthew Swift, The Great Western Hospital, Swindon
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