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Cardiology Management

How Electric Appliances and Tools Affect Pacemaker Function

2017 27 Feb

According to new research in the journal Circulation, the ability of pacemakers to regulate patients' heartbeats may be impacted by electric and magnetic fields (EMF) emanating from everyday household appliances and electrical tools. While holding the appliance or tool at a forearm's length distance (greater than 12 inches) can limit the risk of electromagnetic... Read more