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Published: 23 July 2019

416 Pages

7.1 x 3.9 inches

ISBN: 9780199687831

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Pacemakers and ICDs

Second Edition

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

Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Cardiology

  • Provides concise, practical guidance for all aspects of choosing, implanting, programming, and troubleshooting pacemakers and ICDs
  • Written in a succinct bullet-point style to deliver key information in an accessible manner
  • Contains over 120 diagrams and annotated ECGs to demonstrate pacing techniques and troubleshooting solutions from clinical exmaples
  • A patient-centred approach is followed throughout, including a section on common fears and questions that may come up in your daily practice
  • Based on international guidelines, including the ACC, AHA, HRS, ESC, and NICE

New to this Edition:

  • Guidelines have been fully updated to explain the latest management strategies.
  • New topics cover recent technological advances, such as MRI compatible devices, subcutaneous ICDs, and new types of lead.
  • New figures, including x-rays to demonstrate lead positioning, have been added to aid understanding.

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