A misdiagnosis of torsades de pointes can result in an unnecessary implantation of a permanent pacemaker and an automatic implantable defibrillator.
What does AID stand for?
AID stands for Automatic Implantable Defibrillator
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We have 248 other meanings of AID in our Acronym Attic
- Association Internationale de Développement (French: International Development Association)
- Association pour l'Innovation Didactique (French: Association for Educational Innovation)
- Associazione Italiana Dislessia (Italian: Italian Dyslexia Association)
- Attention Interrupt Device
- Audio Intelligence Device
- Audit Information System
- Ausländer in Deutschland (newspaper)
- Authoring Instructional Materials Program
- Auto-Immune Disease
- AUTODIN Interface Device
- Automatic in Decomposition (US DoD)
- Automatic Incident Detection
- Automatic Interaction Detector
- Auxiliary Input Device (Compaq)
- Avionics Integrated Development
- Association Internationale pour la Democratie en Afrique
- Automatic implantable defibrillator model B
- Accessible Information on Development Activities
- Advanced Image and Data Archiving
- Advanced Interface Database Application (Siemens)
Samples in periodicals archive:
An automatic implantable defibrillator is a device used to control tachyarrhythmia (irregular heartbeat and rapid rate).
Automatic implantable defibrillators These devices are used to correct serious ventricular arrhythmias that can lead to sudden death.
An automatic implantable defibrillator and a laser catheter ablation system are being developed to treat patients with ventricular tachycardia, a life- threatening rapid heartbeat.
Angeion is also developing an automatic implantable defibrillator.
Minneapolis-based Angeion Corporation, through its AngeLase and AngeMed subsidiaries, is developing a laser catheter, an automatic implantable defibrillator and external temporary pacemaker to treat various types of arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats).
AngeMed is developing an automatic implantable defibrillator and external temporary pacemaker.