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World J Cardiol. Feb 26, 2024; 16(2): 54-57
Published online Feb 26, 2024. doi: 10.4330/wjc.v16.i2.54
Current knowledge for the risk factors of early permanent pacemaker implantation following transcatheter aortic valve replacement and what is next for the primary prevention?
Gen-Min Lin, Wei-Chun Huang, Chih-Lu Han
Gen-Min Lin, Department of Medicine, Hualien Armed Forces General Hospital, Hualien 970, Taiwan
Wei-Chun Huang, Cardiovascular Center, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung 81346, Taiwan
Chih-Lu Han, Department of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei 112, Taiwan
Author contributions: Lin GM wrote the article; Huang WC and Han CL edited and made critical revisions related to important content of the manuscript; all authors provided approval of the final version of the article to be published.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.
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Corresponding author: Gen-Min Lin, FACC, FAHA, FESC, MD, PhD, Academic Editor, Academic Fellow, Chief Physician, Department of Medicine, Hualien Armed Forces General Hospital, No. 100 Jinfeng Street, Hualien 970, Taiwan. farmer507@yahoo.com.tw
Received: November 1, 2023
Peer-review started: November 1, 2023
First decision: December 19, 2023
Revised: December 21, 2023
Accepted: January 19, 2024
Article in press: January 19, 2024
Published online: February 26, 2024
Core Tip

Core Tip: This is an invited editorial for the coming paper “novel predictors of permanent pacemaker implantation following transcatheter aortic valve replacement”.