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Screening Patient History Preparation and Draping Pocket Formation Tunneling Device Testing Device Optimization S-ICD in Your Practice

Conducting a Successful Screening and Implantation of the S-ICD System

Screening Watch how to screen a potential S-ICD™ System patient, including utilizing the patient screening tool for EKG analysis.

Patient History Hear the patient history and ICD device selection decision for a 22 year old patient at risk of sudden cardiac arrest.

Preparation and Draping Review the preparation for an S-ICD™ System implantation, including placement of external defibrillation pads, system incisional marking on the patient, and draping to expose all landmarks/incisional marks.

Pocket Formation Observe the pocket formation for the S-ICD™ System pulse generator, including commentary on addressing to comfort and tolerability for the patient.

Tunneling View tunneling of the S-ICD™ System electrode with the S-ICD tunneling tool from the device incision to the xyphoid incision to the superior sternal incision.

Device Testing Watch induction testing and conversion with the S-ICD™ System.

Device Optimization View post-implant S-ICD™ System device optimization to ensure appropriate ambulatory rhythm discrimination.

S-ICD in Your Practice Hear Dr. Joyner’s perspectives on how the S-ICD™ System has been integrated into his practice.