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What If You Don't Have the Pacemaker Placement Procedure?

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Presentation: Pacemaker Placement
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You always have the choice not to have this procedure done. But, it is important to understand the risks involved with this decision. Certain arrhythmias left untreated can lead to serious events.
If you decline the procedure your doctor can provide you with medicine and therapy, however this may NOT be enough to keep your condition from getting worse and preventing stroke, heart attack, or even loss of life.
If you decline this procedure, you should discuss your reasons with your doctor.

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