Factors influencing health-related quality of life in patients with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator: A systematic review.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Implantable cardioverter defibrillator is a medical treatment to increase survival from sudden cardiac death attributed to lethal arrhythmias. Previous reports on the effect of implantable cardioverter defibrillators on the health-related quality of life are unclear. Inadequate knowledge is known about factors on health-related quality of life… (More)

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