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What does ICD stand for?

ICD stands for Implanted Cardiac Defibrillator

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The study showed a 29pct reduction in heart failure and mortality risk in patients who received an implanted cardiac resynchronization therapy device with defibrillator (CRT-D) compared to patients who received only an implanted cardiac defibrillator (ICD-only).
Cost of Implanted Cardiac Defibrillator in 659 Patients With Ventricular Tachycardia or Fibrillation Number of Cost per Year Risk Factors (*) Of Life Saved None or one $614,000 Two or three $43,680 For all patients studied $145,209 (*)Risk factors were age 70 years or more, left ventricular ejection fraction of 35% or less, and New York Heart Association class III status.