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ICD, Pacemaker Failure Rates Essential To Replacement Decision – JAMA

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

The failure rate for a device under advisory is the most important criterion physicians and patients should take into account when deciding whether to replace an implantable cardioverter defibrillator or pacemaker, according to an article in the July 26 Journal of the American Medical Association.

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