Papers And Originals

Induction Cardiac Pacing: A New Approach

Br Med J 1973; 3 doi: (Published 11 August 1973) Cite this as: Br Med J 1973;3:328
  1. J. D. McArthur,
  2. J. D. Henderson,
  3. M. M. Mani,
  4. 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.