Consensus statement for implantation and follow-up of cardiac implantable electronic devices in India

Indian Pacing Electrophysiol J. Nov-Dec 2018;18(6):188-192. doi: 10.1016/j.ipej.2018.10.006. Epub 2018 Nov 2.

Abstract

Cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED) procedures are being done by many operators/centers and it is projected that this therapy will remarkably increase in India in the coming years. This document by IHRS, aims at guiding the Indian medical community in the appropriate use and method of implantation with emphasis on implanter training and center preparedness to deliver a safe and effective therapy to patients with cardiac rhythm disorders and heart failure.