This is the first in a series of short (less than 5minutes), educational videos designed for patients and their care providers to develop a thorough understanding of pacemakers. Lecture 1 The Basics of Heart Anatomy and Conduction System introduces the core concepts of heart function necessary to understand the role of pacemakers in the management of heart disease.
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Lecture 2: Reasons for Pacemaker Implantation
Lecture 3: What are Pacemakers and How Do They Work?
Lecture 4: Preoperative Workup and Evaluation
Lecture 5: Meeting the Implanting Physician
Lecture 6: The Implant Procedure
Lecture 7: Possible Complications of Pacemaker Implantation
Lecture 8: Post-operative Care of the Pacemaker Patient (The First Month)
Lecture 9: Long-Term Care and Follow-up of the Pacemaker Patient
Lecture 10: What are Pacemaker Device Recalls/Advisories/Alerts?