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Troubleshooting pacemakers

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: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198571322.003.0006

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Troubleshooting pacemakers

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General principles - High threshold - Oversensing - Undersensing - Generator failure - Diaphragmatic stimulation - Skeletal muscle stimulation - Pacemaker-mediated tachycardia - Suspected pacemaker malfunction with and without visible pacing stimuli on ECG

Chapter.  3963 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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