CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · J Neuroanaesth Crit Care 2021; 08(01): 056-058
DOI: 10.1055/s-0039-1685248
Case Report

Anesthetic Management of a Patient with Pacemaker Undergoing Clipping of Intracranial Aneurysm

Summit D. Bloria
1  Department of Anesthesia, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Punjab, India
,
Shiv Lal Soni
1  Department of Anesthesia, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Punjab, India
,
Ketan Kataria
1  Department of Anesthesia, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Punjab, India
,
Pallavi Bloria
2  Department of Anesthesia, Government Medical College, Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir, India
› Author Affiliations

Abstract

Pacemaker devices have revolutionized the lives of patients with cardiac arrhythmias and have become increasingly common. Anesthetic management of patients with cardiac pacemakers provides special challenges. We describe our experience of a patient having implanted permanent pacemaker posted for clipping of ruptured intracranial aneurysm.



Publication History

Publication Date:
30 April 2019 (online)

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