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Lifestyle issues, patients' concerns, and devices 

Lifestyle issues, patients' concerns, and devices
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Lifestyle issues, patients' concerns, and devices
Author(s):

Jonathan Timperley

, Paul Leeson

, Andrew RJ Mitchell

, and Timothy Betts

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198571322.003.0016
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date: 22 October 2019

Post-implant advice 344

Driving regulations and devices 346

Frequently asked questions 348

Actions in the event of a shock from an ICD 350

Following a device implant patient education is essential. Patients for all devices should be advised of the following.

Always carry device identification card....

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