Posted by: macintoshsisters | January 17, 2007

Study by student reveals iPod pacemaker clash

A study led by a US high school student has discovered that iPod music players can interfere with the proper functioning of heart pacemakers.

The results of the study were presented Thursday at a meeting of the Heart Rhythm Society in Denver, Colorado, the Denver Post reported Friday.

According to the report, the study of 83 volunteers with pacemakers found the music devices interfered with the pacemakers nearly 30 per cent of the time.

FULL article at Jurnalo



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