Evaluation of the “Tele-follow-up” for the Follow-up of Implantable Defibrillators - EVATEL

Description:

With an increasing number of indications, implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) implantation is one of the fastest growing procedures in cardiology today. Due to safety and technical reasons, routine follow-up with a device check is required every 3 months. This significantly increases costs and resource utilization. Remote monitoring is an appealing alternative, where information regarding devices and therapies delivered can be monitored remotely, without the need for routine foll...