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Pacemaker/Device Check

For those with pacemakers, you will need to have it regularly checked.

These checks are to ensure that the pacemaker is fully working; each pacemaker can be altered to your individual requirements.

What to Expect

  • Small, sticky patches named electrodes will be put on your arms and legs
  • A magnet will be placed over the pacemaker
  • The computer will read the pacemaker and report its functionality
  • The Cardiac Clinical Physiologist can adjust the pacemaker using the computer and magnet
  • Please ensure you have a copy of your current medication to hand
  • A Clinical Physiologist or assistant will be performing the Test