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Implantable Defibrillator

Summary and conclusions
SBU Alert Report No. 2006-06

September 27, 2006

Conclusions There is strong scientific evidence that implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) treatment aimed at secondary prevention leads to lower mortality. There is moderately strong scientific evidence that ICD treatment aimed at primary prevention leads to lower mortality.

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Bookshelf ID: NBK447980, PMID: 28876722

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