Clinical markers of organ dysfunction associated with increased 1-year mortality post-implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantation
EP Europace, 08/08/2012
Chong D et al. – Clinical markers of liver dysfunction, recent mechanical ventilation, and renal impairment were independently associated with increased 1 year mortality. Presence of more than one clinical marker of organ dysfunction was associated with significantly increased risk of mortality in this study.