Is it safe to use a Medit intraoral scanner on patients with pacemakers or implantable cardioverter defibrillators?
It will not be a problem to use the scanner from a moderate distance if the distance is not too close, such as when placing the scanner on the patient's chest, where an implanted cardioverter defibrillator or pacemaker is located. Please see the relevant guidelines on the pages linked below for more information.
- ICD and Pacemaker Interference Devices - Heart
- Electromagnetic Compatibility - Heart Device | Medtronic
For specifics regarding the ICD or pacemaker used by the patient, please refer to the manufacturer's instructions.