The pacemaker, an alternative to heart
The pacemaker is to "ensure that the heart always available to the electrical stimuli required to perform its function of pumping," said Dr . José Martínez Ferrer, president of the Section of Cardiac Stimulation of the Spanish Society of Cardiology (SEC) has concluded that these days the XXV Meeting of Spring and was attended by over 200 specialists. In Spain, 20,000 pacemakers are implanted each year, an operation that takes place in our country since 1959.
Among the main conclusions that have been reached at this meeting highlighted the fact that it is essential to move towards an integrated work team formed by groups of nursing and cardiology, especially in monitoring patients with cardiac stimulation, and creating queries teleseguimiento of patients through advanced telemedicine.