Explanted Ventak™ AICD™ implantable cardioverter defibrillator

Made:
1984-1992

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Explanted Ventak™ AICD™ implantable cardioverter defibrillator, model 1520, serial no. 612210, one of the first commercial models available, by Cardiac Pacemakers Inc™, St. Paul's, Minnesota, USA, from St George's Hospital, Tooting, 1984-1992

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Details

Category:
Therapeutics
Object Number:
1993-1488
Materials:
acrylic, electronic components, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified)
type:
pacemaker
credit:
St George's Hospital

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