The use of device-based diagnostics to manage patients with heart failure.

@article{Germany2008TheUO,
  title={The use of device-based diagnostics to manage patients with heart failure.},
  author={Robin E Germany},
  journal={Congestive heart failure},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 5 Suppl 2},
  pages={19-24}
}
Heart failure patients continue to increase in number and complexity with a growing need for better management strategies. With a significant number of these patients also having implantable devices, the opportunity to treat patients utilizing the information stored in the devices is tremendous. The data available include arrhythmias, heart rates, activity levels, and new heart failure monitoring markers. Additional metrics are in development and may provide improved monitoring and treatment… CONTINUE READING