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It has reduced the complications and risks associated with the routine pacemaker by almost 50 percent, like lead infection, pacemaker pocket infection, venous obstruction etc.
It may also mean there is a lower risk of infection being transmitted into the heart as there is no risk of spread from the pacemaker pocket.
Previous reports demonstrated that not suturing the generator to fascia and a large pacemaker pocket can cause moving the generator by itself (3).