Hudson, FL - Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point announces that the Arrhythmia Center of Florida ICD support group (Internal Cardiac Defibrillator) will hold a Thanksgiving celebration during its monthly support group meeting on Wednesday, November 18 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm at the Rao Musunuru, MD Conference Center, 14100 Yosemite Drive, Hudson, Florida.

The general public is invited to attend and learn more about ICD (Internal Cardiac Defibrillator). Bring a covered dish.

For more information and to RSVP call 727-869-5498 or toll free 888-741-5119.

The ICD is an implantable electronic device designed to monitor heart rhythm and determine if it is abnormal and needs correction. If the ICD senses that the rhythm is abnormal, it will deliver an "internal" shock to the heart to correct the problem. The unit then resets itself.