Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD) used to treat tachycardia arrhythmias and heart failure. This includes cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillators (CRT-D).

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...

Geneva Healthcare, Geneva Healthcare Suite 2.0, HRS, patient engagement
Technology | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — Geneva Healthcare will showcase a set of new features on The Geneva Healthcare Suite – a technology...

St. Jude Medical, ICD, MRI-conditional, CE mark, Europe, pacemakers

St. Jude Medical's Ellipse ICD

News | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE Mark approval of expanded labeling for its Ellipse...

Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence, standards, EP, ICDs, guidelines
News | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — Accreditation for Cardiovascular Excellence (ACE) has just released the first-ever...

News | May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015 — The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) has released the list of its 12 late-breaking electrophysiology (EP)...
Boston Scientific, investors, cardiology, growth, expansion
News | May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. presented an overview of its continued business momentum and long-term growth...

ScottCare, Ambucor, HRS, 2015, ECG, remote monitoring
News | May 08, 2015

May 8, 2015 — The ScottCare Corp. announced it will highlight Ambucor, the company’s employable labor service...

Biotronik, DX, ICD, Inventra, Itrevia, FDA, ultra-high energy
Technology | April 27, 2015

April 27, 2015 — Biotronik announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its DX line of...

Boston Scientific, S-ICD, long-term data, TV-ICD, trial
Feature | April 21, 2015

April 21, 2015 — The Journal of the American College of Cardiology published data confirming the long-term safety...

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...

Emblem S-ICD, implantable cardioverter defibrillator, Boston Scientific, FDA, CE
Technology | March 19, 2015

March 19, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and CE Mark approval...

Biotronik, ProMRI, AFFIRM, trial, ICD, MRI systems, EP Lab
News | March 05, 2015

March 5, 2015 – Biotronik announced that its ProMRI and ProMRI AFFIRM...

Medtronic's Attain Performa Quadripolar Lead and VivaQuad XT CRT-D system. Quadripolar leads enable more programming options to enable better patient care with this implantable cardioverter defibillator (ICD)..

Medtronic's Attain Performa Quadripolar Lead and VivaQuad XT CRT-D system. Quadripolar leads enable more programming options to enable better patient care.

Feature | Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) | February 23, 2015 | Dave Fornell

There have been several recent advancements in...

EP lab, Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators, Heart Failure

Image courtesy of Boston Scientific

Feature | February 05, 2015

February 5, 2015 — Boston Scientific announced the launch and the  first U.S. implant of its line of Extended...

Cardiac Resynchonization Therapy (CRT), Implantable cardioverster defibrillators

Image courtesy of Medtronic

News | January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 — Medtronic announced new results from the PainFree SST and Shock-Less...

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