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Permanent pacemaker is an electronic device that is generally implanted into the subcutaneous muscle tissue. When the heart beat is too slow and produces discomfort, or there are other special therapies required, the permanent pacemaker will transmit electronic impulse to the heart and stimulate heart contraction.
Name of Medical Device: Coronary Artery Drug-Eluting Stent
Doctors utilize Trans-esophageal echocardiography, which provides better view of the left atrium thrombus, atrial septal defect, aortic dissection, and mitral valve prolapsed, to withdraw detailed information of your heart.
To understand the different pathogenesis of tachycardia or bradycardia and arrhythmia in order to take the most appropriate treatment approach.
Referring to the coronary artery supplying to the cardiac muscle suddenly is suddenly obstructed and causes interruption of blood circulation and oxygen supplying to the cardiac muscle. Partial or wide necrosis occurs to the cardiac muscle due to the obstruction of blood circulation, ischemia and hypoxia.
The chest pain due to the inadequate supply of oxygen to the heart and cardiac ischemia but does not cause myocardial necrosis.
The atrial septal defect (ASD) closure device is made of woven-form nickel-titanium alloy, which alloy features the memory for shapes.
Inferior Vena Cava (IVC) Filter is the isolation device of veins that can “prevent pulmonary embolism.”
Coronary Artery Disease (CHD) is the most common heart disease. The so-called “coronary artery” to the arteries located on the surface of the heart responsible for supplying blood and nutrients to the heart.
According to the latest statistics, among the top 10 order of mortality for Taiwanese people in 2012, heart disease (except for hypertension related diseases) is the major cause of death following malignant tumor, which is apparent that the prevention of heart disease and critical illness treatment should not be overlooked.