Using reconditioned pacemakers to treat bradycardia in Africa

@article{Wunderly2018UsingRP,
  title={Using reconditioned pacemakers to treat bradycardia in Africa},
  author={Kevin Wunderly and Zaheer Yousef and Aim{\'e} Bonny and Kevin J. Weatherwax and Balasundaram Lavan and Craig Allmendinger and Brad Wasserman and George Samson and Stephen E. Davis and George Nel and Jane M. Russell and Constantine Akwanalo and Mahmoud U. Sani and Ashely Chin and Olujimi A. Ajijola and Bongani M. Mayosi and Kim A. Eagle and Thomas C. Crawford},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  year={2018},
  volume={15},
  pages={725-726}
}
Pacemaker therapy is inaccessible to most patients with bradycardia in Africa. Use of reconditioned pacemakers has been proposed as a safe, efficacious, and ethical means of delivering this therapy. A collaboration between PASCAR, Pace4Life, and Project My Heart Your Heart is working to address this deficit in health care in Africa. 
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