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Cardiology Management

Beams of Light Could Replace Electric Shocks for Arrhythmias

2016 10 Oct

A study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation suggests that epicardial illumination could replace implantable defibrillators and thus eliminate pain and heart tissue damage in patients with ventricular arrhythmias.   The field of optogenetics, a biological technique involving the use of light sources to control cells in living tissue, may... Read more