An elegant solution to a fun problem is presented as a way to introduce dynamic programming. This problem, the Nine Tails, can be used as an introductory supplement to the traditional examples offered in many textbooks which cover dynamic programming.
BACKGROUND It remains to be determined whether patients receiving cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) benefit from the addition of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD). METHODS AND RESULTS We performed a literature search looking for studies of patients implanted with CRTs. Comparisons were performed between patients receiving… (More)