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After your implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) generator change: What you need to know  
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/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2012, July 1, 2014
UWMC Availability:  5NE; Regional Heart Center; Cardiac Procedures; Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab/Regional Heart Center
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Cardiovascular Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Self Care; Defibrillator; Activities of Daily Living
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Spanish; Tagalog; Vietnamese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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