What happens if a defibrillator pad is placed directly over a pacemaker?
What happens if a defibrillator pad is placed directly over a pacemaker My husband had a heart transplant some 23 years ago and recently underwent cardioversion when the defibrillator pad was placed directly over the pacemaker site. Could someone please let m know what could have been the outcome...
Implantable heart defibrillator
My mom got diagnosed with tachycardia today and i wanted to know in a serious case what is the survival rate of a person who has one and wht other steps should be take. Im going to the hospital soon and any info i could have of what drugs she needs and what are her best treatment options. Thank you
What is a defibrillator really for ?
In the Netherlands, there is a campaign going on to get as many people as possible to buy a defibrillator (approx. $600). The point is that when a heart attack is reported to the emergency services, the operator can give the caller the addresses of the nearest people who own one so the rescue...
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