Treatment of tachyarrhythmias with implantable devices

Peter P. Tarjan

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The advantages of using implantable devices for the control of arrhythmias and the factors hindering their broad clinical acceptance are enumerated. The various types of arrhythmias are identified. The steps that must be taken to determine the applicability of implantable stimulators are outlined. Technical problems are discussed. The evolution of techniques and devices is examined.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUnknown Host Publication Title
Place of PublicationNew York, NY, USA
PublisherPubl by IEEE
Number of pages6
StatePublished - Dec 1 1988

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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