Living with an ICD
From traveling to using household appliances to getting certain medical procedures, find out how you can live a full and active life with an ICD or S-ICD as long as you take a few precautions.
See how you can get back to your daily activities after an ICD or S-ICD procedure, including exercising, driving, and sexual intimacy.
Using Household Appliances and Tools
Get guidelines for using household appliances safely with an ICD and learn about electromagnetic interference (EMI).
Traveling with an ICD
Find tips for traveling with an ICD or S-ICD, including going through airport security, ordering a Medical Device ID Card, finding a doctor, and more.
Medical and Dental Procedures
Learn about medical and dental procedures that may affect your device so you and your doctor can take necessary precautions.
Discover ways to lead a heart-healthy lifestyle - from staying active to eating right to quitting smoking.
LATITUDE™ Home Monitoring
Find out how to set up and use LATITUDE, a home monitoring system that helps your doctor monitor your device and heart condition.
ICD and S-ICD Models
Download more information about your specific S-ICD or ICD model, including device size and longevity.
Resources and Support
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Our patient support team is happy to help answer all your questions about living with your device.
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