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Implantation of pacemakers and defibrillators dropped by more than 50% in Catalonia during COVID-19

  • Hospital Clínic participated in a study which shows that the implantation of pacemakers and defibrillators has dropped by more than 50% during the pandemic.  

  • It includes data from nine hospitals, which account for 90% of electronic device implantation activity in Catalonia.