Literature review: Quality of life of patients with implanted devices for permanent cardiac pacing

Izabela Kamila Wojarska

Abstract


The implantation of devices for permanent cardiac pacing is becoming more and more popular medical treatment for cardiac disorders. There are several types of devices that can be implanted into patients: pacemakers (PM), implantable cardioverter – defibrillators (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy devices (CRT). All of the above-mentioned devices improve the quality of life and affect the survival. The quality of life is now considered as a significant purpose of treatment of patients with a cardiovascular disease. Surveys on the quality of life are especially useful to cardiac patients as they allow for conducting an overall assessment of their mental and physical state, the quality of life and the effectiveness of the treatment. In the available scientific literature, there are numerous analyses and data on the quality of life of patients with a cardiac pacemaker in different areas of its functionality. The presented review features research projects that measured the quality of life in various respects, e.g. limitations related to poor physical health, the impact of physical activity on everyday life, pain, general perception of health, emotional state and its impact on everyday life, limitations related to emotional problems or to physical health, mental health, vitality, and any issues related to the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias through the implantation of cardiac stimulation devices. In the earliest publications the numbers of participants were very low and thus the results may have been uncertain. However, more recent publications include sufficient number of participants to formulate general conclusions on the quality of life in the overall study population. The quality of life after implantation has improved significantly.


Keywords


quality of life, permanent cardiac pacing, literature review

Full Text:

PDF

References


Polewczyk A, Tomaszewski A, Brzozowski W, Janion M, Kutarski A. Echokardiografia w powikłaniach elektroterapii. Kardiologia po Dyplomie 2016; 02

Klein HU, Inama G. Implantable defibrillators: 30 years of history. G Ital Cardiol 2010; 11(10; 1): 48–52

Świątecka G, Lubiński A, Wilczek R, Lewicka E, Staniewicz J, Kubica J. Wszczepialny kardiowerter-defibrylator serca z elektrodą przezżylną. Doświadczenia własne. Cardiol J 1996; 2: 164–169

Małecka B. Wszczepianie CRT/ICD u kobiet – czy mamy dobre dane dla kobiet z niewydolnością serca? Przegląd Lekarski 2016; 73(6): 439-443

Fukatani M, Hashiba K. Long-term Follow-up After Cardiac Pacing in Bradyarrhythmias: SYMPOSIUM ON SURGICAL TREATMENT OF ARRHYTHMIAS. Japanese circulation journal 1978; 42(3): 257-268

Lau CP, Rushby J, Leigh-Jones M, Tam CY, Poloniecki J, Ingram A, Sutton R, Camm AJ. Symptomatology and quality of life in patients with rate-responsive pacemakers: a double-blind, randomized, crossover study. Clin Cardiol 1989; 12(9): 505-512

Linde-Edelstam C, Nordlander R, Unden AL, Orth-Gomer K, Ryden L. Quality of life in patients treated with atrioventricular synchronous pacing compared to rate modulated ventricular pacing: a long-term, double blind, crossover study. PACE 1992; 15: 1467-1476

Lukl J, Doupal V, Heinc P. Quality-of-life during DDD and dual sensor VVIR pacing. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 1994; 17: 1844-1848

May CD, Smith PR, Murdock CJ, Davis MJE. The impact of the implantable cardioverter defibrillator on quality of life. PACE 1995; 18: 1411-1418

Deharo JC, Badier M, Thirion X, Ritter P, Provenier F, Graux P, Guillot C, Mugica J, Jordaens L, Djiane P. A randomized, single-blind crossover comparison of the effects of chronić DDD and dual sensor VVIR pacing mode on quality-of-life and cardiopulmonary performance in complete heart block. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 1996; 19: 1320–1326

Aydemir Ö, Özmen E, Küey L, Kültur S, Yeşil M, Postaci N, Bayata S. Psychiatric morbidity and depressive symptomatology in patients with permanent pacemakers. Pacing and clinical electrophysiology 1997; 20(6): 1628-1632

Lamas GA, Orav EJ, Stambler BS, Ellenbogen KA, Sgarbossa EB, M.D, Huang SKS, Marinchak RA, Estes NAM, Mitchell GF, Lieberman EH, Mangione CM, Goldman L, Griffin JJ, Maloney JD, Rizo-Patrón C, Venditti FJ, Wilkoff BL. Quality of life and clinical outcomes in elderly patients treated with ventricular pacing as compared with dual-chamber pacing. N Engl J Med 1998; 338: 1097-1104

Duru F, Büchi S, Klaghofer R, Mattmann H, Sensky T, Buddeberg C, Candinas R. How different from pacemaker patients are recipients of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators with respect to psychosocial adaptation, affective disorders, and quality of life? Heart 2001; 85: 375–379

Young JB, Abraham WT, Smith AL, Leon AR, Lieberman R, Wilkoff B, Canby RC, Schroeder JS, Liem LB, Hall S, Wheelan K. Combined cardiac resynchronization and implantable cardioversion defibrillation in advanced chronic heart failure: the MIRACLE ICD Trial. JAMA 2003; 289: 2685-2694

Kamphuis HCM, de Leeuw JRJ, Derksen R, Hauer RNW, Winnubst JAM. Implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients: quality of life in recipients with and without ICD shock delivery. EP Europace 2003; 5(4): 381-389

Whang W, Albert CM, Sears SF, Lampert JPR, Conti JB, Wang PJ, Singh JP, Ruskin JN, Muller JE, Mittleman MA. Depression as a predictor for appropriate shocks among patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: results from the Triggers of Ventricular Arrhythmias (TOVA) study. J Am Coll Cardiol 2005; 45(7): 1090-1095

Leosdottir M, Sigurdsson E, Reimarsdottir G, Gottskalksson G, Torfason B, Vigfusdottir M, Eggertsson S, Arnar DO. Health-related quality of life of patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators compared with that of pacemaker recipients. Europace 2006; 8(3): 168–174

Newall EG, Lever NA, Prasad S, Hornabrook C, Larsen PD. Psychological implications of ICD implantation in a New Zealand population. Europace 2007; 9(1): 20–24

Młynarski R, Włodyka A, Kargul W. Changes in the mental and physical components of quality of life in patients 6 months after pacemaker implantation. Cardiol J 2009; 16: 250–253

Uchmanowicz I, Jankowska-Polańska B, Pogodzińska H. Quality of life of patients after pacemaker implantation. Family Medicine & Primary Care Review 2013; 15(1): 16–20




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1067624

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.




Copyright (c) 2017 © The Author(s)

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

Journal of Education, Health and Sport formerly Journal of Health Sciences

Declaration on the original version.

Editors indicates that the main version of the magazine is to issue a "electronic".

The journal has had 5 points in Ministry of Science and Higher Education parametric evaluation. § 8. 2) and § 12. 1. 2) 22.02.2019.

1223 Journal of Education, Health and Sport eISSN 2391-8306 7

ISSN 2391-8306 formerly ISSN: 1429-9623 / 2300-665X

Archives 2011 - 2014

PBN 2011 - 2014

https://pbn.nauka.gov.pl/sedno-webapp/search?search&searchCategory=WORK&filter.inJournal=36616

POL-index 2011 - 2014

https://pbn.nauka.gov.pl/polindex-webapp/browse/journal/journal-32a319c5-a850-4f44-ba70-1418a6087655

BASE 2011 - 2014

https://www.base-search.net/Search/Results?lookfor=Journal+of+Health+Sciences+%28Radom%29&type=all&oaboost=1&ling=1&name=&thes=&refid=dcrespl&newsearch=1

http://elibrary.ru/contents.asp?titleid=37467

http://journal.rsw.edu.pl/index.php/JHS/issue/archive

Indexed in Bases, Bazy indeksacyjne: ERIH Plus, Worldcat, PBN/POL-Index, ICI Journals Master List, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), ZBD, Ulrich's periodicals, Google Scholar, Polska Bibliografia Lekarska

US NLM = 101679844

101679844 - NLM Catalog Result - NCBI

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nlmcatalog/101679844

Find a library that holds this journal: http://worldcat.org/issn/23918306

Journal Language(s): English 

PBN Poland

https://pbn.nauka.gov.pl/sedno-webapp/journals/49068

POL-index

https://pbn.nauka.gov.pl/polindex-webapp/browse/journal/journal-c39c8169-88d2-45db-9e7f-d948ce9981c4

BASE

https://www.base-search.net/Search/Results?join=AND&bool0[]=AND&lookfor0[]=2391-8306&type0[]=all&page=11&l=pl&oaboost=1&refid=dcpagepl

Redaction, Publisher and Editorial Office

Instytut Kultury Fizycznej Uniwersytet Kazimierza Wielkiego w Bydgoszczy, Institute of Physical Education Kazimierz Wielki University in Bydgoszcz, Poland 85-091 Bydgoszcz ul. Sportowa 2  www.ukw.edu.pl Copyright by Instytut Kultury Fizycznej UKW w Bydgoszczy http://ojs.ukw.edu.pl/index.php/johs  Open Access ISSN 2391-8306 formerly ISSN: 1429-9623 / 2300-665X

The journal has been approved for inclusion in ERIH PLUS.

The ERIH PLUS listing of the journal is available at https://dbh.nsd.uib.no/publiseringskanaler/erihplus/periodical/info?id=485984

SIC Science citation index (calculated on the basis of TCI and Page Rank) 0

Russian Impact factor 0.16

Indexed in Index Copernicus Journals Master List.

http://journals.indexcopernicus.com/Journal+of+Education+Health+and+Sport,p24782242,3.html

ICV 2018 = 95.95 ICV 2017 = 91.30 ICV 2016 = 84.69 ICV 2015 = 93.34 ICV 2014 = 89.51 Standardized Value: 8.27 ICV 2013: 7.32 ICV 2012: 6.41 ICV 20115.48

The InfoBase Index IBI Factor for the year 2015 is 3.56 in InfoBase Index.com.

Website: www.infobaseindex.com

Universal Impact Factor 1.78 for year 2012. (http://www.uifactor.org/AppliedJournals.aspx)

Indexed in Polish Scholarly Bibliography (PBN) (PBN Polska Bibliografia Naukowa) (https://pbn.nauka.gov.pl/journals/36616)

is a portal of the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education, collecting information on publications of Polish scientists and on Polish and foreign scholarly journals. Polish Scholarly Bibliograhpy is a part of POL-on - System of Information on Higher Education. It is operated by the Interdisciplinary Centre for Mathematical and Computational Modelling, University of Warsaw.

Indexed in Russian Sciences Index Российский индекс научного цитирования (РИНЦ) http://elibrary.ru/contents.asp?titleid=37467

Indexed in Arianta Polish scientific and professional electronic journals Aneta Drabek i Arkadiusz Pulikowski

(http://www1.bg.us.edu.pl/bazy/czasopisma/czasop_full.asp?id=3595)