St. Mary Medical Center in Bucks County among first in region to implant new defibrillator system

An Electrophysiologist at St. Mary Medical Center recently implanted a subcutaneous implantable defibrillator (S-ICD) System, the first and only ICD that provides defibrillation therapy without touching the heart.

Dr. Scott Burke, Medical Director of the Electrophysiology Lab at St. Mary, performed the procedure on a 33-year-old man with a long history of life-threatening ventricular tachyarrhythmia that can result in sudden cardiac arrest.
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