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 How does a doctor install a pacemaker?

Answer A pacemaker is a small battery-powered device that replaces the heart's rhythm. A minor surgical procedure is required to insert the pacemaker, usually under the left collarbone.SignificanceThe hea... Read More »
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My father had angioplasty twice , and his LVEF is 25%, doctor is recomanding for implanting a pacemaker. can a?

Why don't you want your dad to get the pacemaker fitted?!?It's a very simple, straightforward, incredibly safe procedure to have done : it only takes a very short while to put in (i.e. minutes), Al... Read More »
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What is another name for a pacemaker?

The sinoatrial (SA) node, or the heart's "natural" pacemaker, causes the heart to beat through electrical impulses. When the SA node fails, an artificial pacemaker helps regulate the heartbeat. An ... Read More »
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How big is a pacemaker?

A pacemaker is less than 2 inches wide and a quarter-inch thick according to St. Jude Medical Inc. This device is placed in the chest to control the electrical pulses of the heart, making it beat n... Read More »
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Rules When Using a Pacemaker?

People who have pacemaker implantation should take a few precautions in daily life. The small device is placed in the abdomen or chest to control abnormal heart rhythms. Pacemakers use low-energy e... Read More »
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