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Table 4 Outcome of laser Lead extraction

From: Risk of venous occlusion after lead laser extraction preventing future lead implantation

  Total Venous occlusion group Control group
Outcome per lead    
Success, n (%) 409 (91.5) 24 (80%) 48 (96%)
Failure, n (%) 38 (8.5) 6 (20%) 2 (4%)
Outcome per patient    
Complete Success, n (%) 197 (90.0) 11 (84%) 25 (96.1%)
Partial success, n (%) 17 (7.8) 2 (15.4%) 1 (3.9%)
Failure, n (%) 5 (2.3) 0 0