Permanent pacemaker implantation

Jonathan Timperley, Paul Leeson, Andrew RJ Mitchell and Timothy Betts

in Pacemakers and ICDs

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198571322
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725821 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Permanent pacemaker implantation

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Introduction - Pre-procedure - Implantation procedure - Venous access - Lead implantation - Lead implantation: electrical testing - Connecting and burying the generator - Wound closure - Post-procedure care - Other sites for pacemaker implantation - Special considerations in the young

Chapter.  5499 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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