American Heart Association http://www.heart.org
Heart Rhythm Society http://www.hrsonline.org
Health Canada http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada http://www.heartandstroke.com
American College of Cardiology Foundation and the American Heart Association. ACC/AHA guideline update for implantation of cardiac pacemakers and antiarrhythmic devices. American Heart Association website. Available at:
http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/106/16/2145.full.pdf+html. Accessed June 9, 2016.
DiMarco JP. Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator.
New England Journal of Medicine.
Implantable cardioverter defibrillator. Heart Rhythm Society website. Available at:
http://www.hrsonline.org/Patient-Resources/Treatment/Implantable-Cardioverter-Defibrillator. Accessed June 9, 2016.
Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD). Stanford University School of Medicine Medical Center website. Available at:
http://stanfordhospital.org/cardiovascularhealth/arrhythmia/treatments/icd. Accessed June 9, 2016.
Pacemakers and defibrillators: Frequently asked questions. University of Iowa Virtual Hospital website. Available at:
http://www.uihealthcare.org/2column.aspx?id=16240. Accessed June 9, 2016.
Reiffel JA, Dizon, J. The implantable cardioverter-defibrillator: patient perspective.
Winters SL, et al. Consensus statement on indications, guidelines for use, and recommendations for follow-up of implantable cardioverter defibrillators.
Journal of Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology.
11/19/2008 DynaMed Plus Systematic Literature Surveillance
http://www.dynamed.com: Lee S, Ransford B, Fu K, Tadyoshi K, Maisel W. Abstract 662: electromagnetic interference (EMI) of implanted cardiac devices by MP3 player headphones.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © 2012 EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.
If you're looking for more information or have questions about the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute, please contact us or speak to your primary care provider.
Learn more about the full range of surgical and nonsurgical cardiovascular treatments and services offered by the Wellmont CVA Heart Institute.
Have heart questions? Need a cardiologist? Contact Wellmont Nurse Connection – 24/7. Get answers and access some of the best heart specialists anywhere.
Or call a nurse: 877‑230‑6877.
Mission: Lifeline – the only recognition we value more is yours. Mission: Lifeline helps ensure prompt, evidence-based care for life-threatening STEMI heart attacks.
You clicked on a link that will cause you to leave myWellmont.
For security purposes you will be signed out.