Year : 2019  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 435--436

Pseudo inappropriate shock: A technical dilemma

Pujan J Shah, Aditya Kapoor 
 Department of Cardiology, SGPGIMS, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Aditya Kapoor
Department of Cardiology, SGPGIMS, Raebareli Road, Lucknow - 226 014, Uttar Pradesh

With liberal availability of high end cardiac implantable devices in recent era, we frequently encounter patients who are recipients of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) in our routine clinical practice. Despite improvements in shock detecting algorithms by various manufacturers, incidence of inappropriate shock therapy remains high, it is cause of distress to physicians and patients. Here we present an interesting case of inappropriate shock in one of patient.

How to cite this article:
Shah PJ, Kapoor A. Pseudo inappropriate shock: A technical dilemma.Ann Card Anaesth 2019;22:435-436

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Shah PJ, Kapoor A. Pseudo inappropriate shock: A technical dilemma. Ann Card Anaesth [serial online] 2019 [cited 2020 Aug 5 ];22:435-436
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