Putting the “Informed” in the informed consent process for implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: Addressing the needs of the elderly patient.

By |2018-02-05T20:48:50+00:00February 5th, 2018|News|

Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) management complexities challenge the ethos of fully informed consent, particularly for the typically multi-morbid elderly patient considering the device for primary prevention. The Heart Rhythm Society recommends providers include discussion on [...]