Expert commentary: how well has the call from Heart Rhythm Society/European Heart Rhythm Association for improved device monitoring been answered?

Europace. 2013 Jun;15 Suppl 1:i32-i34. doi: 10.1093/europace/eut111.

Abstract

This commentary highlights the benefits of remote device monitoring and explores some of the challenges implementation of this technology worldwide.

Keywords: Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator; Pacemaker; Remote monitoring.

MeSH terms

  • Defibrillators, Implantable / standards
  • Defibrillators, Implantable / statistics & numerical data*
  • Equipment Failure Analysis / standards
  • Equipment Failure Analysis / statistics & numerical data*
  • Europe
  • Guideline Adherence / statistics & numerical data
  • Humans
  • Pacemaker, Artificial / standards
  • Pacemaker, Artificial / statistics & numerical data*
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Product Surveillance, Postmarketing / standards*
  • Product Surveillance, Postmarketing / statistics & numerical data*
  • Telemedicine / standards
  • Telemedicine / statistics & numerical data*