Shock from heart device may increase healthcare needs, expenses

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS A shock from a heart device that saves people from sudden cardiac death may result in more health care, regardless of whether the shock was necessary, according to a new study. An implantable cardioverter defibrillator, or ICD, delivers a shock to restore a normal rhythm […]

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