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How long is the operation to install a 3 wire defibrillator?

submitted by Gerhard from Punta Gorda, Florida on 8/24/2012


by Texas Heart Institute cardiologist, Abdi Rasekh, MD    

Abdi Rasekh, MDIt depends on the anatomy of the patient's coronary sinus (the venous system of the heart). It can take between 60 to 180 minutes; on average, 90 to 120 minutes.    

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