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ICD deactivation at the end life: Principles and practice

Booklet | 9 pages


  • Resource code: M106
  • Publication for: Healthcare professionals
  • Age group: Adults

This document was compiled by Dr James Beattie, a consultant cardiologist with a longstanding interest in palliative care of patients with heart disease, with input from a number of acknowledged experts from cardiology and the broader palliative care community. 

The document is aimed at all healthcare professionals who may be involved in the management of terminally ill patients, many of whom will not be in a cardiology department or even in a hospital with one.