TITLE

Nearly one-fourth of ICD implants failed to meet implantation criteria

AUTHOR(S)
Ellis, Brian
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Cardiology Today;Feb2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which found out that non-evidence based implantation of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) could increase the risk of in-hospital death and post-procedural complications.
ACCESSION #
63311045

 

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