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

Biosense webster multielectrode balloon RF ablation catheter

The Biosense Webster multi-electrode balloon RF ablation catheter. Each electrode can have varied power settings to avoid damage to underlying tissues like the esophagus. 

Feature | EP Lab | June 22, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Electrophysiology (EP) technology has been advancing rapidly the past few years with new ablation tools to improve...

Videos | Cardiovascular Business | June 06, 2017

Andrea Natale, M.D., FACC, FHRS, FESC, executive medical director, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David's...

Data was positive from the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC) Device from the EWOLUTION registry
News | Atrial Fibrillation | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — Data was positive for safety and efficacy rates of the Watchman Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAAC)...

Abbott SJM Confirm RX Implantable cardiac monitor gains European CE mark approval
News | May 30, 2017

May 30, 2017 — Abbott recently announced European CE mark and first use of the new Confirm Rx Insertable Cardiac...

Videos | EP Lab | May 26, 2017

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new electrophysiology (EP) technology at the...

Videos | Leads Implantable Devices | May 25, 2017

Bruce Wilkoff, M.D., director of cardiac pacing and tachyarrhythmia devices at Cleveland Clinic, discusses...

Biotronik Home Monitoring implanted EP device remote wireless monitoring system
News | May 24, 2017

May 23, 2017 – Results now published in the European Heart Journal show Biotronik Home Monitoring reduces the risk...

Videos | Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices (CRT) | May 23, 2017

This video, provided by ERB, demonstrates the function and implantation of the WiSE CRT (Wireless Stimulation...

Boston Scientific S-ICD system with the subcutaneous lead
News | Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) | May 17, 2017

May 12, 2017 – Results from the U.S. post-market approval study evaluating “real-world” patients implanted with the...

Videos | EP Lab | May 17, 2017

This video, provided by Spectranetics, demonstrates how to deploy the Bridge Occlusion Balloon used to seal...

Biosense Webster multi-electrode RF ablation balloon

Biosense Webster's multi-electrode RF ablation balloon with irrigation. The system allows operators to change the energy levels of each electrode to avoid damaging sensitive underlying critical structures like the esophagus or phrenic nerve.

Feature | Ablation Systems | May 17, 2017 | Dave Fornell

May 17, 2017 – Clinical trial results from a first-in-human study evaluating the acute feasibility of an...

Spectranetics Bridge Occlusion Balloon in the SVC

An illustration of how the Bridge balloon can seal the SVC after an accidental tear from lead extration.

Feature | EP Lab | May 17, 2017 | Dave Fornell

May 17, 2017 — A new intravenous occlusion balloon designed to seal any accidental tears in the superior vena cava (...

Overlay Init