Technology

The LifeVest wearable defibrillator is worn by patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), providing protection during their changing condition and while permanent SCA risk has not been establis...

Cardiva Medical Inc. offers the Cardiva Catalyst III, which the company says is the first drug-coated vascular closure device for the intervention cardiology market....

Sanofi-aventis offers Multaq (dronedarone) 400 mg tablets for use in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) or atrial flutter (AFL).

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Developed and manufactured by Jolife AB and distributed exclusively in the U.S....

Placed just under the skin of the chest area in a short outpatient procedure, Medtronic's Reveal XT Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) device provides up to three years of continuous heart rhythm monito...

OptiVol Fluid Status Monitoring is found on Medtronic’s latest wireless defibrillators (Consulta and Concerto CRT-Ds, Secura and Virtuoso implantable cardioverter-defibrillators, or ICDs), and has bee...

WaveMark CIMS, a clinical inventory management solution from WaveMark Inc., can manage a hospital's high value, specialty inventory....

AccessClosure's Mynx M5 can be delivered directly through a small 5 Fr. cardiovascular sheath without enlarging the arterial hole or traumatizing the surrounding tissue in the process.

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St. Jude Medical Inc. said the FDA approved its Cool Point Irrigation Pump, used in conjunction with St....

St. Jude Medical's SJ4 connector system reduces the number of connections between the the ICD device to enable a streamlined implant procedure.

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Biotronik's Lumax 540 series implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D) devices offer remote, wireless monitoring when combined with the...

Boston Scientific's Blazer Dx-20 is a bidirectional duodecapolar diagnostic catheter that offers bidirectional steering for easier access and advancement in the coronary sinus....

GE Healthcare offers three CardioLab electrophysiology (EP) recording systems that address a broad range of clinical demands and allow facilities to select the functionality and performance level that...

Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) can be detected using Cambridge Heart’s Microvolt T-Wave Alternans (MTWA) diagnostic test, a cost-effective treadmill test can identify those at high or low risk.

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The Shape-HF Cardiopulmonary Testing System, developed by Shape Medical Systems Inc., is a noninvasive medical device to assess heart-lung interaction and ventilation in patients with chronic heart fa...

In May 2009 GE Healthcare introduced three new CardioLab electrophysiology (EP) recording systems to address the need for cost-effective clinical systems – CardioLab IT, CardioLab XT, and CardioLab XT...

Medtronic's Attain Ability left‐heart lead (Model 4196) is designed for use with cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT) devices for heart failure patients....

The BIOTRONIK Home Monitoring system, with its intelligent traffic light system, is designed to provide efficient and convenient remote monitoring of patients with implantable cardiac devices (ICDs).
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The Biosense Webster NAVISTAR RMT THERMOCOOL Catheter is designed to maintain safe tip-to-tissue temperatures and gives physicians the safety and convenience of steering the catheter remotely, away fr...