Implanted medical devices
Manufacturers of medical devices recommend a minimum
separation of 15.3 centimetres (6 inches) between a wireless
device and an implanted medical device, such as a pacemaker
or implanted cardioverter defibrillator, to avoid potential
interference with the medical device. Persons who have such
Always keep the wireless device more than 15.3
centimetres (6 inches) from the medical device.
Not carry the wireless device in a breast pocket.
Hold the wireless device to the ear opposite the medical
Turn the wireless device off if there is any reason to
suspect that interference is taking place.
Follow the manufacturer directions for the implanted
If you have any questions about using your wireless device
with an implanted medical device, consult your health care