An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) or automated implantable cardioverter defibrillator (AICD) is a device implantable inside the body, able to perform ...


The American Heart Association explains implantable cardioverter defibrillators or ICD.


The American Heart Association understands that living with an ICD can be scary . Learn these tips to living with your ICD.


Implantable cardioverter defibrillators ( ICDs ) are used to detect dangerously fast heartbeats and give a lifesaving shock to correct the heart's rhythm. A person ...


Dec 30, 2017 ... Overview. An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) — a pager-sized device — is placed in your chest to reduce your risk of dying if the ...


If your arrhythmia is serious, you may need a cardiac pacemaker or an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD). They are devices that are implanted in your ...


Aug 2, 2016 ... An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) is a device that detects any life- threatening, rapid heartbeat. This abnormal heartbeat is called an ...


Jan 23, 2014 ... Getting an ICD can be scary. This animation will explain the process you'll experience.


Sep 12, 2018 ... While implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) are extremely effective and generally quite safe, complications do occur.