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What's the difference between a pacemaker and a defibrillator? Other frequently asked questions addressed in this article about pacemakers.

Does a Pacemaker help Atrial Fibrillation? This article discusses the role of a pacemaker in the treatment of atrial fibrillation.

Does a Pacemaker help treat Atrial Fibrillation? This article discusses how pacemakers play a role in the treatment of atrial fibrillation.

Take care of blood vessels of heart Angioplasty is one method

Take care of blood vessels of heart Angioplasty is one method

What Are the Functions of the Coronary Arteries?: Coronary Arteries

What Are the Functions of the Coronary Arteries?

defibrillator - synchronized senses rhythm  paces only if client's intrinsic rate falls below the set pacemaker rate for stimulating depolarization.  Never take pulse or BP on left side (Saunders)

defibrillator - synchronized senses rhythm paces only if client's intrinsic rate falls below the set pacemaker rate for stimulating depolarization. Never take pulse or BP on left side

A pacemaker is a small device, about the size of a half dollar piece, that's placed under the skin near your heart to help control your heartbeat. A pacemaker is implanted as part of what's often referred to as "cardiac re-synchronization therapy."

A pacemaker is a small device, about the size of a half dollar piece, that's placed under the skin near your heart to help control your heartbeat. A pacemaker is implanted as part of what's often referred to as "cardiac re-synchronization therapy.

Biventricular Pacemaker

Heart Failure and the Biventricular Pacemaker

Leads are implanted through a vein into the right ventricle and into the coronary sinus vein to pace or regulate the left ventricle.

Diagram of Kidney Function

Foods Not To Eat With Kidney Problems

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Inspiration: Quote of the week

Very fitting as today is my first Nursing Final. I cannot wait to be taking my last Nursing Final.

Infographic: Neonatogy, pediatrics and the NICU | Tampa Bay Times

Caring for premature and micro preemies is a constant weighing of options for neonatal doctors and nurses working in NICUs. Here is some science what professionals go through on a daily basis caring to critical preemie babies.