EP Device Monitoring Systems

The FDA is concerned about cybersecurity of ICDs and cyber security of other medical devices.
Feature | Cybersecurity | August 16, 2017 | Dave Fornell

There is growing concern among patients and regulators that medical devices, especially implantable...

Apple Watch used for tracking patient arrhythmias using an artificial intelligence-based algorithm

Researchers are using the Apple Watch heart rate monitor app to track patient arrhythmias using an artificial intelligence-based algorithm. 

Feature | Wearable Sensors | May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017 — A new study shows that the Apple Watch's heart rate sensor, when paired with an artificial...

Biotronik Launches New ICD Lead With Helical Design in Europe
News | Leads Implantable Devices | April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 — Biotronik announced the European launch of a new lead for...

EP device cyber security, SJM, St. Jude Medical
News | EP Lab | September 07, 2016

September 7, 2016 — St. Jude Medical Inc. (SJM) has filed a lawsuit against Muddy Waters Consulting LLC, Muddy...

Biotronik, CardioMessenger Smart, remote monitoring, ICD, pacemaker
Technology | EP Device Monitoring Systems | June 01, 2016

June 1, 2016 — Biotronik announced the launch of CardioMessenger Smart in the United States. CardioMessenger Smart...

Blog | May 22, 2015

There were several technology takeaway messages for the future of electrophysiology (EP) at the Heart Rhythm Society...

St. Jude Medical, Merlin, remote monitoring, lower costs, hospitalizations, HRS
News | May 20, 2015

May 20, 2015 — New data from St. Jude Medical found that patients with cardiac devices who use...

HRS, remote monitoring, RM, standard of care, CIEDs
Feature | EP Lab | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — A new expert consensus statement by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) recommends...

Videos | EP Lab | March 25, 2015

Learn about the trends and new technology in electrophysiology in an interview with David Wilber, M.D., editor of...

An illustration of the FIRM mapping technique used to visualize and guide ablation of AFib rotors.

Feature | May 24, 2012 | Dave Fornell

The latest trends and newest cardiac rhythm management technology were highlighted during the biggest...

Videos | EP Lab | May 22, 2012

Diagnostic and Interventional Cardiology Editor Dave Fornell shows some of the most innovative new technology...

Videos | EP Lab | May 17, 2012

Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) President-Elect Hugh Calkins, M.D., FACC, director, cardiac arrhythmia services and EP...

St. Jude Medicals Confirm ICM is used for patients with syncopes that are hard to detect. It can be used for up to three years to automatically record symptoms.

Feature | December 13, 2010 | Holly Worth

In a world where everything is unplugged and cordless is king, cardiology is constantly searching for and...

Technology | May 13, 2010

May 13, 2010 – An easy-to-wear, single-use, continuous ambulatory cardiac rhythm monitor yields high-quality...

Feature | May 11, 2010 | Dave Fornell

Monitoring congestive heart failure patients for any worsening in their condition is based mainly on...

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