What precautions should be taken after a permanent pacemaker has been implanted?

Submitted by Rosa from Santander on 09/17/2014

by Ali Massumi, MD  

I would recommend that you do the following:
1- Avoid large generators and venders
2- Avoid direct hit or trauma to the pacemaker
3- Do not manipulate the pacemaker in its pocket
4- May use microwave