Leads, implantable devices

August 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Attain Performa model 4298 quadripolar lead, and the Viva Quad XT and Viva Quad S cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (CRT-...

St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the global launch of the Optisure defibrillation lead.

Boston Scientific Corp. has received CE mark approval of its X4 line of quadripolar cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (C...

Medtronic Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its Lead Integrity Alert (LIA) software for use with non-Medtronic leads....

Medtronic FDA Approval CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead
Medtronic announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of its CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead for use with magnetic resonance imaging...
Imricor Medical Systems Inc. announced that it has entered into a license agreement with Sorin Group to develop magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) ...
St. Jude Medical CE mark Tendril STS IsoFlex Optim MRI Scans
St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE mark approval of updated labeling for its Tendril STS and IsoFlex Optim pacing leads, allowing existing and future...
Medtronic Viva Quad XT CRT-D Adaptiv CRT
August 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Attain Performa model 4298 quadripolar lead, and...
Medtronic FDA Approval CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead
The CapSureFix Novus MRI SureScan 5076 Lead for use with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is approved for MRI scans positioned on
NeoCoil LLC's stand-alone wireless headphones and patient alert system is the company's first wireless patient communication and...
Toshiba America Medical Systems' newest M-Power software version for the Vantage Titan 1.5T magnetic resonance (MR) system and new...
Biotronik's Entovis pacemaker system with ProMRI technology allows patients to undergo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans with a...

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May 14, 2014 — Data presented during Heart Rhythm 2014 found the use of quadripolar leads reduced the number of hospitalizations by 53 percent when...
St. Jude Medical Optisure Defibrillation Lead
St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the global launch of the Optisure defibrillation lead.
Sorin Group has purchased Oscor Inc. lead business, including a lead manufacturing facility in the Dominican Republic for a value of approximately $20 million.
FDA Premarket Approval PMA Clinical Study EP Lab Cath Leads Implantable Devices
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved many cardiac implantable electronic device models currently in use through a review process...

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