Pacemakers and ICDs

You are called to a 71-year-old lady who can hear a beeping sound coming from inside her body. Your colleague is exasperated, but can you get to the bottom of the mystery?

This issue explores pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators. On completion of this issue, you'll know the difference between DDD and VVI pacemakers, understand what cardaac resynchronisation therapy is, how pacemakers and ICDs go wrong, and the role of magnets in the management of these patients.

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