Posts Tagged ‘ICD shocks’

November 6th, 2012

A New Era in ICD Therapy — Get with the Programming!

The principal investigator of the MADIT-RIT trial comments on the clinical implications of his study group’s research.

September 25th, 2012

AHA Urges More Education and Support for ICD Patients

Despite, and perhaps sometimes because of, their life-saving benefits, ICDs are associated with a host of complex psychosocial problems, but clinicians and caregivers receive little training to deal with these problems. In response to these concerns, the American Heart Association (AHA) has published a scientific statement in Circulation to provide a “comprehensive review of what is and is not […]