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Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in Sudden Cardiac Death Prevention: What Guidelines Don't Tell

By Marzia Giaccardi, Andrea Colella, Giovanni Maria Santoro, Alfredo Zuppiroli and Gian Franco Gensini

Submitted: May 3rd 2012Reviewed: September 5th 2012Published: January 9th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/52840

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Marzia Giaccardi, Andrea Colella, Giovanni Maria Santoro, Alfredo Zuppiroli and Gian Franco Gensini (January 9th 2013). Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in Sudden Cardiac Death Prevention: What Guidelines Don't Tell, Cardiac Defibrillation Damir Erkapic, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/52840. Available from:

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