What is Pacemaker Insertion

What exactly is Pacemaker Insertion? Our medical encyclopedia can get you started in your journey to learn more about this procedure. Continue your research by choosing one of the procedure sections to the left.

Pacemaker Insertion Definition


This is a procedure to insert an artificial pacemaker. A pacemaker is a small, battery-operated device. It helps maintain a normal heartbeat by sending electrical impulses to the heart.


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What Is
Learn what the procedure is. Find out how it is performed.
Reasons For Pacemaker Insertion
Reasons For
Find out why and when this procedure should be done.
Pacemaker Insertion Complications
Learn about possible complications and what might increase the risk of them.
Pacemaker Insertion Details
What to Expect
Find out how long it will take, what they will be doing and what to expect afterwards.
Pacemaker Insertion Results
What are the next steps and other possible tests needed after you have received the results.
When to Contact Doctor about Pacemaker Insertion
Call Your Doctor
What to look out for and when to call your doctor after a procedure has been done.

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