Do you know how many ICDs were implanted from 2006 to 2009? How about how many patients were women, black, or were implanted with a single-lead device? Curious? Than this infographic is for you. It was created based on data published by the Heart Rhythm Society in September 2010. Take a look.
A PDF of the full report, “Review of the Registry's Fourth Year, Incorporating Lead Data and Pediatric ICD Procedures, and Use as a National Performance Measure,” can be dowloaded here.