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B-PO04-206 A MISSED OPPORTUNITY FOR TIMELY INTERVENTION TO PREVENT A LIFE-THREATENING EVENT

      Wearable cardioverter-defibrillator (WCD; LifeVest, ZOLL Medical Corp., Pittsburgh, PA) has been approved for use by selected patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest. However, one of its lesser emphasized features is the ability to detect asystole and severe bradycardic events that can help in the early identification of patients in need of pacing.
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