Ep. 172 Adventures in Defibrillation
Our guests are Thomas Wingert, a patient, Bogdan Enache, an electrophysiologist at Centre Hospitalier Princesse Grace in Monaco, and Saurabh Jha, an Associate Professor of Radiology at the Perelman School of Medicine and the University of Pennsylvania.
Point/Counterpoint on Halting the Implantation of Subcutaneous ICD. Editorial by B. Enache and J. Mandrola in JACC Electrophysiology.
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Most interesting. Question: is removal of this device, and not using any device a consideration?
To expand: if I were Tom I think I’d be saying get this device out…
Thank you but stay tuned for part II coming up in a couple of weeks 🙂
Thanks. Can’t wait! This episode seemed to confirm my fears of modern medicine…it is hard to avoid being drawn into the rabbit hole of excessive testing and interventions….notwithstanding the awesome power to fix/cure when judiciously applied.