in Oxford Specialist Handbook of Pacemakers and ICDs 2e
May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .
Chapter. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 7081 words.
This chapter covers the principles of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs). Indications and potential problems for insertion of an ICD are described, including the evidence base...