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When were pacemakers introduced in people?

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Dr. William Scott
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: 1958

The first pacemaker implanted in a human was in 1958 by dr. Senning in sweden.
The first implant in the United States was in 1960.

In brief: 1958

The first pacemaker implanted in a human was in 1958 by dr. Senning in sweden.
The first implant in the United States was in 1960.
Dr. William Scott
Dr. William Scott
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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Long history

Although the science behind pacemakers dates back to 1899, the first clinical implantation into a human of a fully implantable pacemaker was in 1958 at the karolinska institute in solna, sweden.

In brief: Long history

Although the science behind pacemakers dates back to 1899, the first clinical implantation into a human of a fully implantable pacemaker was in 1958 at the karolinska institute in solna, sweden.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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