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Do doctors reuse pacemakers?
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
No, never.

In brief: No
No, never.
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Pacemakers
It is illegal to reuse pacemakers in the United States in humans.
I am told that they are sometimes used in animals. I saw a paper about reusing devices in humans overseas some time ago, so it perhaps is done in some countries.

In brief: Pacemakers
It is illegal to reuse pacemakers in the United States in humans.
I am told that they are sometimes used in animals. I saw a paper about reusing devices in humans overseas some time ago, so it perhaps is done in some countries.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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