Implantable CV Device Infections

Updated:May 5,2011

Update on Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Device Infections and Their Management

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  • Implantation rates for CV implantable electronic device infections is increasing and is accompanied by a disproportionate rise in potentially life-threatening infections.
  • The paper provides recommendations for care of patients with suspected or established CIED infections.
  • Areas of needed research are highlighted.

    Read full article in Circulation

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