Dr. John D. Fisher from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center moderated the topic "The Use of ICDs in Post-Infarction Patients" with Drs. Charles J. Love from the Ohio State University Medical Center and Bruce L. Wilkoff from the Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Clinic.
The discussion focused primarily on:
(1) the use of ICDs in post-infarction patients;
(2) how soon after infarction should an ICDs be implanted;
(3) improving survival in post-infarction patients;