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Course # 90803 • Antibradycardia Pacemakers


Objective:
Outline the basic and advanced pacemaker functions.

6. Of the following, which is the most accurate description of the pacing function of a pacemaker?
A) The pacemaker monitors the heart for normal electrical activity.
B) The pacemaker slows the patient's heart rate during a tachyarrhythmia.
C) The pacemaker increases the heart rate in response to an increase in activity level.
D) The pacemaker delivers a small electrical impulse through the pacing lead to the heart to trigger depolarization.