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When are pacemakers necessary?

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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: HeartRhythm or block

Pacemakers are most commonly necessary for patients with bradycardia- slow heart rate, tachycardia - fast heart rate, and heart block - when the heart stops beating for several seconds.

In brief: HeartRhythm or block

Pacemakers are most commonly necessary for patients with bradycardia- slow heart rate, tachycardia - fast heart rate, and heart block - when the heart stops beating for several seconds.
Dr. Charles Jost
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Dr. Liviu Klein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Heart blocks

Pacemakers are used for symptomatic bradycardia (slow heart beat), syncope (passing out due to slow heart beat or heart block) and heart block.

In brief: Heart blocks

Pacemakers are used for symptomatic bradycardia (slow heart beat), syncope (passing out due to slow heart beat or heart block) and heart block.
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