Dictionary » D » Defibrillators implantable

Defibrillators implantable

defibrillators, implantable

Implantable devices which continuously monitor the electrical activity of the heart and automatically detect and terminate ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation. They consist of an impulse generator, batteries, and electrodes.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 651 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link