The artificial cardiac pacemaker of the 1980s is a frequently used, sometimes life-saving, device. The specialized care of patients with pacemakers requires physician expertise and use of special equipment. All physicians, however, should be familiar with principles of the function, follow-up, and complications of pacemakers because the number of patients with these units is increasing and because much information on pacemaker function may be obtained from the ECG.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||14|
|State||Published - 1984|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pharmacology (medical)