Below are documents and links to UK and international guidelines for CRM-related investigations and therapies. These guidelines are provided on this website as a knowledge resource however local practice should be performed in accordance with local clinician, healthcare provider and healthcare purchaser arrangements.

British Society for Dermatological Surgery guidelines - Implanted Cardiac Devices Skin Surgery & Flowchart

Assessing fitness to drive - a guide for medical professionals [DVLA, March 2016]

BHRS Guidelines - Management of patients with Cardiac Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs) Around the Time of Surgery (Revised version, February 2019) 

Guidelines for the Diagnosis, Prevention and Management of Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infection

Safe Sedation in Modern Cardiological Practice

Cardiovascular implanted electronic devices in people toward the end of life, during cardiopulmonary resuscitation and after death

Deactivation of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators towards the end of life

Deactivating the shock function of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) TOWARD THE END OF LIFE - A guide for patients and carers


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