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After cardiac systolic function recovers, an artificial pacemaker can be used to treat slow arrhythmia.
The committee called on the International Committee of the Red Cross to immediately intervene and compel IPS to allow al-'Amur to have a new artificial pacemaker. To be noted, al-Amur underwent an open-heart-surgery almost two years ago.
In that case, your doctor may recommend an artificial pacemaker to make the heart beat more regularly so enough oxygen and nourishment can get to the body's cells.
Then an artificial pacemaker was devised that used a regular electrical pulse to initiate the heartbeat.
Thus, people who opted for this procedure required an artificial pacemaker implant to stimulate each heartbeat.
Some medicines like good old quinidine have been shown to be effective in preventing life-threatening arrhythmias, but for those who can afford it, an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD), similar to an artificial pacemaker battery, is surgically implanted just beneath the skin layer on the chest.
Earlier this month, after a series of health scares including a mild heart attack, Peres received an artificial pacemaker.