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ICD principles 

ICD principles
Chapter:
ICD principles
Author(s):

Jonathan Timperley

, Paul Leeson

, Andrew RJ Mitchell

, and Timothy Betts

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780198571322.003.0009
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date: 17 October 2019

Indications for ICD insertion 188

Clinical guidelines: introduction and NICE guidelines 190

ACC/AHA/NASPE 2002 guidelines 192

How an ICD works 194

System elements 196

Arrhythmia detection 200

Sensitivity 202

Rate determination 204

SVT discriminators 206

Dual chamber SVT discriminators 210

Tachyarrhythmia therapies 214

Anti-tachycardia pacing ...

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