Inappropriate shock from myopotentials due to subcutaneous defibrillator (S-ICD) movement confirmed on fluoroscopy with subsequent device pocket revision

  • David Chieng
  • Brock Stewart
  • Vince Paul


Subcutaneous ICD S-ICD Inappropriate shock Myopotential Fluoroscopy Pocket revision 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of CardiologyFiona Stanley HospitalPerthAustralia
  2. 2.Cardiac Rhythm ManagementBoston ScientificPerthAustralia

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