What is the role of pacemaker therapy in the treatment of sinus node dysfunction (SND)?

Updated: Nov 30, 2018
  • Author: Bharat K Kantharia, MD, FRCP, FAHA, FACC, FESC, FHRS; Chief Editor: Mikhael F El-Chami, MD  more...
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Pacemaker therapy is the only effective surgical care for patients with chronic, symptomatic sinus node dysfunction (SND). The major goal of pacemaker therapy in patients with SND is to relieve symptoms.


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