Published in Drug Law Weekly, November 14th, 2006
"The purpose of the present study was to evaluate a strategy for safe performance of extrathoracic MRI in nonpacemaker-dependent patients with cardiac pacemakers. Inclusion criteria were presence of a cardiac pacemaker and urgent clinical need for an MRI examination. Pacemaker-dependent patients and those requiring examinations of the thoracic region were excluded," researchers in Germany report.
"The study group consisted of 82 pacemaker patients who underwent a total of...
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