This website is intended for UK healthcare professionals only Log in | Register

Tag Archives: implantable loop recorder

Experiences from a non-medical, non-catheter laboratory implantable loop recorder (ILR) service

February 2015 Br J Cardiol 2015;22:36 doi:10.5837/bjc.2015.004 Online First

Experiences from a non-medical, non-catheter laboratory implantable loop recorder (ILR) service

Alun Roebuck, Cara Mercer, Joanne Denman, Andrew R Houghton, Richard Andrews

Abstract

Introduction Reveal LINQ™ insertable cardiac monitoring system (Medtronic) This paper describes the development of a non-medical, non-catheter laboratory (cath lab) based implantable loop recorder (ILR) implantation service. The experiences of the team and results from prospective audit. When the service was first envisioned, the Lincolnshire Heart Centre had only one cath lab and was in the process of developing a primary percutaneous angioplasty (PPCI) service for ST-elevation myocardial infarction. As part of the business planning process we scrutinised what services were currently being undertaken where and by whom. We felt that with in

| Full text
Close

You are not logged in

You need to be a member to print this page.
Find out more about our membership benefits

Register Now Already a member? Login now
Close

You are not logged in

You need to be a member to download PDF's.
Find out more about our membership benefits

Register Now Already a member? Login now