Introduction of new industry standards for cardiac implantable electronic devices: balancing benefits and unexpected risks

EP Europace, 04/20/2012

This article tries to address the possible issues of the new spring contacts instead of set screws, the proximity of the low– and high–voltage connections as well as the inability of adding a pace/sense or an additional shock lead without a special adaptor, and advocates a measured speed in the introduction of this technology.

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