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16 Item(s) found for:  Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center 

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After your implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) generator change: What you need to know   Chinese English Spanish Tagalog Vietnam
Abstract: This handout provides information that will be helpful after having an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) generator change. It includes wound care, activity restrictions, and special long-term precautions.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 7/2014
After your pacemaker generator change: What you need to know   Chinese English Spanish Tagalog Vietnam
Abstract: This handout provides information that will be helpful after having a pacemaker generator change. It includes wound care, activity restrictions, and special long-term precautions.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 7/2014
After your X-rays in the EP lab: Self-care at home   English
Abstract: This handout gives information about self-care after having X-rays and lists rare side effects that require a call to the doctor.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 10/2011
Atrial fibrillation: Causes, symptoms, risks, and treatments   English Korean
Abstract: This handout describes atrial fibrillation. Included are symptoms, causes, risk factors, self-care, and treatments.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2007
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 4/2014
Caring for your implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD): What you need to know   English Spanish
Abstract: This brochure covers instructions for patients who have received a subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD), including guidelines to follow during recovery, activity restrictions, special long-term precautions, when to call the doctor, and when to call 9-1-1.
Author: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 1999
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 7/2014
Caring for your internal loop recorder (ILR): What you need to know   English Spanish
Abstract: This handout provides information for patients who have just received an implanted internal loop recorder (ILR) to monitor their heart function. It covers wound care, special travel precautions, and what to do if having an MRI or other medical procedure that erases the memory of the ILR.
Author: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2010
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 7/2012
Caring for your pacemaker: What you need to know   English Spanish
Abstract: This handout provides information for patients that is useful right after their pacemaker is put in place, and later, as their life returns to normal. Included are sections on wound care, activity restrictions, follow-up appointments, special long-term precautions (travel, magnetic fields, use of cell phones and other electronic devices, dental work, etc.), and contact information for four pacemaker manufacturers.
Author: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2009
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 7/2014
Using your remote device: What to do   English
Abstract: This handout explains how to use a remote device provided for patients at the UW Device Clinic. University of Washington Medical Center. It includes follow-up information and contact numbers to call with questions.
Author: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2015
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 6/2015
Your follow-up appointments after your atrial fibrillation ablation   English
Abstract: This handout provides a format for clinicians to fill in specific dates and times for follow-up appointments after an atrial fibrillation ablation.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2013
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 3/2013
Your follow-up appointments after your implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) generator change   English Spanish
Abstract: This handout provides a format for clinicians to fill in specific dates and times for follow-up appointments after having an ICD generator change.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 1/2016
Your follow-up appointments after your pacemaker generator change   English Spanish
Abstract: This handout provides a format for clinicians to fill in specific dates and times for follow-up appointments after having a pacemaker generator change.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 1/2016
Your follow-up appointments for your implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD)   English Spanish
Abstract: This 1-page handout provides information for people who had their implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) placed at the Regional Heart Center at UWMC. It includes important phone numbers, and blank spaces to fill in dates and times of follow-up appointments.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 1/2016
Your follow-up appointments for your internal loop recorder (ILR)   English Spanish
Abstract: This 1-page handout provides information for people who had their internal loop recorder (ILR) placed at the Regional Heart Center at UWMC. It includes important phone numbers, and blank spaces to fill in the date and time of the follow-up appointment.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 10/2012
Your follow-up appointments for your pacemaker   English Spanish
Abstract: This 1-page handout provides information for people who had their pacemaker placed at the Regional Heart Center at UWMC. It includes important phone numbers, and blank spaces to fill in dates and times of follow-up appointments.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 1/2016
Your follow-up appointments for your subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD)   English Spanish
Abstract: This 1-page handout provides information for people who had their subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) placed at the Regional Heart Center at UWMC. It includes important phone numbers, and blank spaces to fill in dates and times of follow-up appointments.
Author: Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2012
UWMC Dept: Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 1/2016
Your subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD): What you need to know   English Spanish
Abstract: This handout explains wound care, activity restrictions, when to call for help, and special long-term precautions for people who have received a subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD).
Author: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Publisher/Date: University of Washington Medical Center, 2011
UWMC Dept: Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
Revised Date: 10/2012
 
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