Orthostatic increase in defibrillation threshold leading to defibrillation failure and prolonged cardiac arrest in a sitting position: Lessons from a patient's near-fatal experience

Xiaoke Liu, Samuel Asirvatham, G. Glenn Kabell

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)313-317
Number of pages5
JournalHeartRhythm Case Reports
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jul 1 2016


  • Azygos coil
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Defibrillation threshold
  • Orthostatic
  • Ventricular fibrillation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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