Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT)

Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) are cardiac electrophysiology (EP) systems that include a small electronic device that is surgically implanted into a pocket of skin to help both ventricles contract together. They are also called biventricular pacemakers.

News | March 22, 2010

March 22, 2010 – The FDA’s Circulatory System Devices Panel last week unanimously recommended expanding...

Technology | February 08, 2010

February 8, 2010 – The FDA cleared the Sorin Paradym CRT Model 8750, a cardiac resynchronization therapy...

The Unity CRT-D is smaller than previous St. Jude Medical CRTs, as showing in this comparison.

News | February 05, 2010

February 5, 2010 – European CE mark approval was granted and first implants reported for the Fortify and...

News | November 09, 2009

November 9, 2009 – Boston Scientific Corp. today announced the launch of its COGNIS cardiac...

News | November 09, 2009

November 9, 2009 – Boston Scientific Corp. said Friday it reached an agreement in principle with the U.S....

News | November 06, 2009

November 4, 2009 — BIOTRONIK Inc. this week announced the results from site preparation, antibiotic use and...

News | October 26, 2009

October 20, 2009 – St. Jude Medical Inc. today said it received European CE mark approval for the industry’...

News | October 08, 2009

October 8, 2009 – Boston Scientific Corp. this week announced its exclusive sponsorship and first enrollments of the...

St. Jude Medical's [email protected] transmitter

Feature | September 17, 2009 | Dave Fornell

There is a growing trend in electrophysiology toward remote, home monitoring of implantable cardioverter...

Feature | September 15, 2009

September 15, 2009 – Fluid monitoring with OptiVol Fluid Status Monitoring is a more accurate predictor of...

News | September 14, 2009

September 14, 2009 – The 13th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) today...

News | August 03, 2009

August 3, 2009 – Circulatory assist pump maker Thoratec Corp. and small implantable blood pump maker HeartWare...

The Anthem RF CRT-P

Technology | July 21, 2009

Jul y 21, 2009 – St. Jude Medical Inc. today said the FDA cleared its Accent RF pacemaker and Anthem RF CRT...

Feature | July 17, 2009 | Dave Fornell

There has been a growing trend in electrophysiology toward remote, home monitoring of implantable...

News | July 17, 2009

July 17, 2009 – Medtronic announced today the first enrollments in a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...

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