Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM)

The FDA wants to regulate cybersecurity of ICDs and other medical devices.

The FDA has concerns about the cybersecurity of implantable medical devices with wireless connections for patient monitoring or adjustments to how the device functions. Changing the function of an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) using wireless access to the device could present a major patient safety issue.

News | Cybersecurity | December 29, 2016 | Dave Fornell

As wearable and implantable patient monitoring or therapy devices become more sophisticated with advanced wireless...

CardioMEMS, implantable hemodynamic monitor, Fontan anatomy, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Wexner Medical Center
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | May 02, 2016

May 2, 2016 — In a recent case series, clinicians from The Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The...

Biotronik, BIOGUARD-MI Study, BioMonitor, cardiac arrhythmias, early detection, remote monitoring
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | August 11, 2015

August 11, 2015 — Biotronik announced the first enrollments in the BIO|GUARD-MI1 study. The study will investigate...

Medtronic, Reveal Linq ICM, in-office insertion, RIO 2 study
News | Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM) | July 16, 2015

July 16, 2015 - Medtronic plc announced the first in-office implant of its miniaturized...

News | May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015 — The Phase C results of the ProMRI Clinical Study were presented at the late-breaking clinical trial...

Medtronic, Reveal Linq ICM, atrial fibrillation, AF, study, remote monitoring
Feature | February 20, 2015

February 20, 2015 — Medtronic announced the results of a new "real-world" study of patients who have had a...

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Reveal Linq ICM

News | July 24, 2014
July 24, 2014 — Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute (TCAI) at St. David's Medical Center was among the first in the...

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Feature | July 09, 2014 | Dave Fornell

In the current era of healthcare reform with the overarching goal of reducing healthcare costs, heart...

Feature | June 02, 2014

June 2, 2014 — St. Jude Medical announced the completion of its acquisition of the privately held CardioMEMS Inc.,...

CardioMEMS Heart Failure System FDA Approval
Technology | May 30, 2014

May 30, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted market clearance to the CardioMEMS Heart Failure...

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The Medtronic Reveal Linq implantable cardiac monitor.

Feature | May 06, 2014 | Dave Fornell

The American College of Cardiology (ACC) annual meeting is a key event where vendors launch new cardiology...

Reveal Linq ICM John Muir Health Medtronic
News | April 29, 2014

April 29, 2014 — John Muir Health announced that its Concord, Calif., medical center is one of the first hospitals...

Videos | ACC | April 08, 2014

DAIC Editor Dave Fornell offers his choices of the most innovative new cardiovascular technologies shown on the expo...

Medtronic Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor Implantable ECG Wireless EP Lab
News | March 06, 2014

March 6, 2014 — The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, N.J., is among a few hospitals in the nation to implant a tiny...

Medtronic Scripps Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor ICM EP Lab ECG Remote
News | February 28, 2014

February 28, 2014 — Scripps Green Hospital has become the first hospital in the United States to implant the world's...

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