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.

Blog | June 06, 2013
The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) 2013 scientific sessions covered the latest research and technology in electrophysiology...
Feature | June 06, 2013

June 6, 2013 — The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association released an expanded clinical...

Feature | May 16, 2013

May 16, 2013 — The incremental mortality in implantable pacemaker and defibrillator recipients who experience a...

News | May 16, 2013

May 16, 2013 — New data from 100,438 patients with Boston Scientific...

News | May 16, 2013

May 16, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. has received CE Mark approval of its Ellipse and SJM Assura portfolio of...

Technology | May 14, 2013

May 14, 2013 — Biotronik announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted approval for its Ilesto 7...

News | May 06, 2013

May 6, 2013 — St. Jude Medical announced its first enrollment in its MultiPoint Pacing clinical study to build upon...

News | April 30, 2013

April 30, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE Mark approval and European launch of its Allure Quadra ...

Feature | April 10, 2013

April 10, 2013 — Medtronic Inc. announced market release of the CardioGuide...

Toshiba, activation imaging, ACC, 2013

Toshiba's activation imaging wall motion tracking software uses a color-coding system to show where activation of contractions begins and ends during a heart beat, which may enable more optimal placement of CRT leads for more effective therapy.

Feature | March 28, 2013 | Dave Fornell

During the annual American College of Cardiology (ACC) scientific sessions, the world’s largest cardiology show,...

Biotronik Iforia ICD/CRT-D CE-Approval
Feature | March 27, 2013

March 27, 2013 — Biotronik received CE mark for its most advanced ICD/CRT-D (...

Cardiobridge, VAD, heart pump, hemodynamic support

The Cardiobridge 10 French circulatory support catheter pump expands in the aorta to allows a propeller to increase blood flow in hemodynamically compromised patients.

News | March 27, 2013

March 27, 2013 — The Heart Failure 2013 LA meeting will include a showcase of several startup companies offering...

ACC HRS Appropriate Use Criteria ICDs CRTs
Feature | March 21, 2013

March 21, 2013 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) and Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), along with key specialty...

News | March 18, 2013

March 18, 2013 — Medtronic Inc. announced it has received CE mark and will begin the European launch of the Attain...

Technology | February 19, 2013

February 19, 2013 — In response to the astounding percentage of inappropriate and non-compliant...

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