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Final MUSTT (Multicenter Unsustained Tachycardia Trial) results show great potential for ICDs (implantable defibrillators)

This article was originally published in Clinica

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Cardiologists taking part in the landmark MUSTT (Multicenter Unsustained Tachycardia Trial) have concluded that as many as 65,000 lives could be saved in the US each year by using implantable defibrillators (ICDs) in high-risk patients who have had a heart attack.

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