Implantable cardioverter defibrillator does not cure the heart.

@article{Sawuta2018ImplantableCD,
  title={Implantable cardioverter defibrillator does not cure the heart.},
  author={Agnieszka Sławuta and Krzysztof Boczar and Andrzej Ząbek and Jacek Gajek and Jacek Lelakowski and Pugazhendhi Vijayaraman and Barbara Małecka},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  year={2018},
  volume={44 259},
  pages={23-25}
}
A man with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy, EF 22%, permanent AF and ICD was admitted for elective device replacement. The need for the optimization of the ventricular rate and avoidance of right ventricular pacing made it necessary to up-grade the existing pacing system using direct His bundle pacing and dual chamber ICD. This enabled the regularization of… CONTINUE READING