Induction Cardiac Pacing: A New ApproachBr Med J 1973; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5875.328 (Published 11 August 1973) Cite this as: Br Med J 1973;3:328
- J. D. McArthur,
- J. D. Henderson,
- M. M. Mani,
- G. Cherian
A new approach to induction cardiac pacing using a “skin tunnel” transformer has been developed and used in a patient. Initial results are encouraging. If the system proves reliable in the long term it may have important applications in the delivery of power to implanted artificial organs.