Implantable Cardiac Monitor (ICM)

Implantable cardiac monitors (ICM) are small electrophysiology (EP) devices that used for long-term monitoring of a patient's heart electrical activity to detect arrhythmias. The technology can eliminate the need for a bulks external Holter monitor that requires wire leads attached to the patient. ICMs can be inserted under the skin during and office visit. 

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...

Medtronic, Reveal, Linq, implantable cardiac monitor, ICM

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...

Advanced Visualization Cardiac Diagnostics Implantable Monitors EP Lab

Igor Efimov, Ph.D., the Lucy & Stanley Lopata Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, works with Sarah Gutbrod, Ph.D. candidate in biomedical engineering in the School of Engineering & Applied Science, in Efimov's lab. Efimov and a team of researchers are developing a custom-fitted, implantable device that can deliver treatment or predict an impending heart attack before a patient shows any physical symptoms. Photo by James Byard, Washington University in St. Louis.

Feature | February 28, 2014

February 28, 2014 — There is now a 3-D elastic membrane made of a soft, flexible, silicon material that is precisely...

Igor Efimov, Ph.D., and a team of researchers are developing a custom-fitted, implantable device that can deliver treatment or predict an impending heart attack before a patient shows any physical symptoms. Photo by James Byard, Washington University in St. Louis

Feature | February 28, 2014

February 28, 2014 — Igor Efimov, Ph.D., from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at Washington University...

Medtronic Reveal Linq Insertable Cardiac Monitor Implantable Holter ECG Wireless
Feature | February 20, 2014

February 20, 2014 — Medtronic Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance, CE marking...

News | January 18, 2013

January 18, 2013 — CardioMEMS Inc. was honored as the 2012 recipient of the Intel Innovation Award. Founder and CEO...

Technology | January 16, 2013

January 16, 2013 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared St. Jude Medical’s new version of its...

Biotroniks BioMonitor EP Lab Implantable Cardiac Monitors
News | October 26, 2012

October 26, 2012 — Biotronik began its European market release of BioMonitor, an...

Feature | March 29, 2012

March 29, 2012 –  Results of the double-blind, randomized study ISSUE-3 found patients suffering from fainting due...

News | March 08, 2012

March 8, 2012 — Researchers at Sentara Cardiovascular Research Institute are among the top enrollers out of 69...

News | February 28, 2012

Boston Scientific Corp. announces the first implants of a Teligen implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) in...

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