dual-chamber pacemaker


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Related to dual-chamber pacemaker: DDD pacemaker, ventricular pacing, dual chamber pacing

dual-chamber pacemaker

A pacemaker that is also known as an atrioventricular sequential pacemaker because it stimulates both atria and ventricles sequentially.
See also: pacemaker
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The Talos DR implantable cardiac pacemaker, which is widely distributed all over the world as the basic model of dual-chamber pacemaker, was selected as the control device.
Additionally, the new Biotronik device family features ProMRI full-body scan in the single and dual-chamber pacemakers, and ProMRI capability in the cardiac resynchronization therapy devices, enabling patients to undergo crucial magnetic resonance imaging scans on nearly every part of the body.
The routine use of dual-chamber pacemakers in the absence of symptomatic bradycardia or high-grade atrioventricular block is not recommended.