Toronto General Hospital |
Maps & Directions Eaton Building - 2nd Floor, in the Operating Room or
Cardiovascular Investigations Unit
Patients are admitted to the Cardiac Short Stay Unit or the Cardiology Unit on 5th Floor Munk Building.
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Pacemaker implants involve the insertion of a small compute- like device and lead system (1 or 2 leads) that responds to and treats slow heart rhythms. The pacemaker is implanted under the skin in the upper chest and the lead is threaded into the heart via a vein.
A pacemaker implant is done under anesthesia and monitoring. Same day or overnight admission is required.
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