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What do they do "Pacemakers"

Conduct electrical activity and maintain heart rate


If you were at a conference on pacemakers, what would you teach?

Check pulse daily.
Avoid large magnetic fields
(MRI, industrial equipment).
Household appliances are okay
Avoid contact sports
Report signs of dizziness,
Fatigue, or SOB to M.D.

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