Jamie Conti, Author at Neurology Advisor

Jamie Conti

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ICD Shocks: Evaluation and Management

ICD Shocks: What every physician needs to know. Multiple clinical trials support the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) for prevention of sudden cardiac death in patients with heart failure (HF). Of the patients who have an ICD implanted for primary prevention, approximately 20% to 35% will experience an appropriate shock within 1 to 3 years…

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