Cardiac re-synchronization therapy in a child with severe anthracycline-induced congestive heart failure and normal QRS duration
Bryn O Jones, Andrew M Davis, Jeff Alison, Robert G Weintraub, Warwick Butt, Michael MH Cheung
JOURNAL OF HEART AND LUNG TRANSPLANTATION | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2007
We report the case of a 9-year-old girl who developed acute anthracycline-induced cardiotoxicity with severe, refractory congestive heart failure. Rescue treatment with cardiac re-synchronization therapy was initiated, resulting in rapid improvement in left ventricular function and clinical status.