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What is the recovery time after having a pacemaker fitted?

what is the recovery time after having a pacemaker fitted and what are the limitations regarding work ...
 

What causes tingling in hands when having an installed pacemaker?

Hi! I have a an in-dwelling coronary pacemaker, installed three years ago to relieve irregular cardiac pumping. Working fine. But I've been noticing gradually increasing signs that I interpret ...
 

What causes fatigue and insomnia while having a pacemaker in heart?

I have a bi ventricular/icd pacemaker for 3 months now. I am having trouble with energy, sleepy all ... and now sleep with a wedge pillow. I have insomnia , maybe from the GERD. I work full time, but cannot do ...
 

Had a pacemaker installed and incision healing. What precautions to follow, can do little work?

I had a pacemaker installed about 48 hours ago. I'm home and feeling fine. I'm 75 years old but in good shape and not overweight . As long as I don't put any pressure on my left arm while the incision ...
 

Have had pacemaker and copy of the reports showed at times heart rate was very low. Underlying cause?

I am a 75 year old female RN.i have had a pacemaker for 17 years,and just had the battery changed ....I would assume my pacer is not working..will call my cardiologist tomorrow but would like your opinion ...
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What are the risks of riding rollercoasters for people with pacemakers??

What are the risks of riding rollercoasters for people with pacemakers? I had a pacemaker put in in November 08. Everything is healed and working properly and I ve never felt better in my life. But I have ...
 

Done ablation, have pacemaker. Pacemaker working when it does not need to. Do I need to ask more questions?

, My pacemaker is working when it does not need to. Do i need to ask more questions? ...i have had an ablation and now have a pacemaker as my ablation damaged my heart further and caused ...
 

I got abnormality in stress test and non working pacemaker

I had a nuclear stress test in june and it said it was abnormal i also have a pacemaker that isnt working but the dr cancelled my appt for the change but will not tell me what is wrong until i have my ...
 

My heart is not working properly and I need a pacemaker.

ok. my heart isn t working properly and I need a pacemaker? Does anyone know how the surgery will work? I m asking cause the doctors just told me I needed surgery! How nice ...
 

Finding it hard to work after implanting pacemaker. Any solution?

i am 60 years old and i have had a pace maker implant on the 17 of dec 2013 i am self emplod i have had to go back to work but finding it hard becose i have to push a hotdog barrow throw the strees i ...
 

Can a cardiac patient of 67 years be fit for implantation of pacemaker?

67 yr old male cardiac patient (with micro-valve replacement; now needs implantation of defibulator/pacemaker), is currently taking cumadine and needed dental work is prerequisite to this urgently needed cardiac surgery ...
 

What is a pacemaker ?

what is paecemaker
 

Pacemaker as a disability

can having a pacemaker be classed as having a disability ? ...
 

Quadrupal bypass surgery, pacemaker, defibrilator, kidneys not working. Drug side effects?

MY HUSBAND HAS HAD HEART ATTACK AND THEN QUADRUPAL BIPASS THEN HAS A PSCEMAKER AND DEFRIBULATOR FITTED NOW THERE I A QUERY ON HIS BLOOD TESTS FOR HIS KIDNEYS SAYING THEY NOT WORKING AS WELL ...
 

Does pacemaker with blended algorithm work best for active 71 yr old male?

Can you give me a comparison of the latest pace makers available at this time? I am an active male, 71 years old and I am due to have a pace make installed Friday, July 19. In my research, one with a blended alogrithm seems to be the one for...
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Can a pacemaker help Afib?
Welcome to Health Care Magic No… Rarely / Only after ablation of the communication between the atria and ventricles (upper & lower chambers) There are better options / ask your treating doctor Wishing well
 
Had to get pacemaker.....is it still ok to go to tanning bed?
Tanning beds are considered safe when a pacemaker is in place.
 
My wife has sever gastrointestinal issues. She also has a hiatal hernia and a pacemaker. She cant eat die to acid reflux. Ideas?
HI. The hiatal hernia causing the reflux problems usually needs surgical correction to get better, if the medical treatment has not helped. Pacemaker and fitness should be done by a Cardiologist before you go for surgery.
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