Description of Medical ServiceCardiac ablation devices for use in ventricular arrhythmia (VA) and supraventricular tachycardia (SVT).
Description of Medical ConditionPatients with symptomatic VA or non-atrial fibrillation SVT. A cardiac arrhythmia is a condition where a person’s heart beats too fast (tachycardia), too slow (bradycardia), or with an irregular rhythm. This results from a disruption of the electrical conduction of the heart and may occur in brief episodes (paroxysmal), or it may be a longer-term or permanent condition.
Reason for ApplicationTo provide advice to the Prostheses List Advisory Committee (PLAC) on the comparative clinical and cost-effectiveness of cardiac ablation devices for use in ventricular arrhythmia and supraventricular tachycardia
Medical Service TypeTherapeutic
Previous Application Number/sNot Applicable
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