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Can Hybrid Cars Interfere with Your Pacemaker?

Dr. Wes on a href=”http://drwes.blogspot.com/2008/02/pacemakers-defibrillators-and-hybrid.html”Pacemakers, Defibrillators and Hybrid Cars:/abr /br /blockquoteWith the interest and popularity of going “green” with hybrid cars (even with a select few of my fellow physician-bloggers) I thought it would be worthwhile to share a few tidbits about the potential for electromagenetic interference between hybrids and pacemakers or defibrillators. (Heck, maybe they’ll need this info when they get older and have their pacer installed…)/blockquotebr /br /If you have a pacemaker or defibrillator like I do, this information is good to know.