- You will be able to go home on the same day as the procedure.
- You can ask your healthcare provider for pain medication if you are experiencing severe pain.
- Your healthcare team may advise you to look for the signs of infection, bleeding or swelling at the incision site.
- You will need someone to drive you home after the procedure.
- Your healthcare team may ask you to limit your activities until your wound heals.
- Implantable loop recorder might set off some metal detectors - please refer to the medical ID card with information about your implantable loop recorder.
- An implantable loop recorder is safe for use during MRI, but let your doctor know about your device before you schedule MRI.
- An implantable loop recorder is kept up to 2-3 years.
- When you no longer need ILR, you will need to have it removed in a similar procedure.
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Modified on: Wed, 26 Feb, 2020 at 5:49 AM
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