HRS

This channel contains news about the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), including coverage of its annual meeting and links to recently released practice guidelines. The HRS is a leading resource on cardiac pacing and electrophysiology

BioTrace Medical's Tempo Lead Obtains CE Mark for Temporary Intracardiac Pacing
News | Leads Implantable Devices | May 13, 2019
May 13, 2019 — BioTrace Medical Inc. announced the company’s Tempo Lead has obtained CE Mark certification in Europe...
FDA Clears AliveCor's KardiaMobile 6L as First Six-Lead Personal ECG Device
Technology | ECG | May 13, 2019
May 13, 2019 — AliveCor announced its third U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance in three months, making...
Netherlands Hospital to Install State-of-the-Art MRI Ablation Center
News | Ablation Systems | May 13, 2019
May 13, 2019 — Imricor announced the signing of a commercial agreement with the Haga Hospital in The Hague, Netherlands...
Spacelabs Debuts Sentinel 11 Cardiology Information Management System
Technology | Cardiac PACS | May 10, 2019
May 10, 2019 — Spacelabs Healthcare debuted Sentinel 11 at the 40th Annual Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) Scientific...
Stereotaxis Announces Next-generation Robotic Magnetic Navigation and Imaging Systems

Robotic electrophysiology operating room including Stereotaxis Genesis RMN and Stereotaxis Imaging Model S systems. Image courtesy of Stereotaxis.

News | Robotic Systems | May 09, 2019
May 9, 2019 – Stereotaxis introduced Stereotaxis Genesis RMN, its next-generation robotic platform that it claims is a...
Philips and Medtronic Collaborate on Image-guided Atrial Fibrillation Treatment
News | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | May 09, 2019
May 9, 2019 — Philips announced a collaboration with Medtronic to further advance treatment of paroxysmal atrial...
FDA Warns of Premature Battery Depletion in Some Medtronic Pacemakers
News | Pacemakers | May 07, 2019 | Dave Fornell, Editor
May 7, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a safety communication to alert healthcare providers...
FDA Approves Attain Stability Quad MRI SureScan Lead from Medtronic
Technology | Leads Implantable Devices | May 06, 2019
May 6, 2019 — Medtronic has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Attain Stability Quad MRI...
Abbott Launches Next-generation Confirm RX Implantable Cardiac Monitor
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | May 06, 2019
May 6, 2019 — Abbott announced the launch of a new, smarter heart monitor for better arrhythmia detection — positive...
Murj Launches Murj 2.0 Implantable Cardiac Device Management Software
Technology | EP Device Monitoring Systems | May 01, 2019
May 1, 2019 — Digital healthcare company Murj announced the immediate availability of the Murj 2.0 implantable cardiac...
Acutus Medical Receives FDA Clearance for Second-generation AcQMap Platform
Technology | EP Mapping and Imaging Systems | April 26, 2019
April 26, 2019 — Acutus Medical announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of its second-generation...
CardioFocus Announces European CE Mark Approval Of HeartLight X3 System
News | Ablation Systems | April 16, 2019
April 16, 2019 — CardioFocus Inc. announced the European CE Mark approval of the HeartLight X3 Endoscopic Ablation...
Videos | EP Lab | March 21, 2019
Khaldoun Tarakji, M.D., MPH, associate section head, section of electrophysiology and pacing in the Robert and Suzanne...
Videos | Atrial Fibrillation | March 21, 2019
Christine Albert, M.D., MPH, director of the Center for Arrhythmia Prevention at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and...
FDA Approves TactiCath Contact Force Ablation Catheter, Sensor Enabled
Technology | Ablation Systems | January 21, 2019
January 21, 2019 — Abbott announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the TactiCath Contact Force...