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).

Biotronik, ProMRI, AFFIRM, trial, ICD, MRI systems, EP Lab
News | March 05, 2015
March 5, 2015 – Biotronik announced that its ProMRI and ProMRI AFFIRM studies have been published in Heart Rhythm, the...
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 implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) technology to extend...
EP lab, Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators, Heart Failure

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Feature | February 05, 2015
February 5, 2015 — Boston Scientific announced the launch and the  first U.S. implant of its line of Extended Longevity...
Cardiac Resynchonization Therapy (CRT), Implantable cardioverster defibrillators

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News | January 30, 2015
January 30, 2015 — Medtronic announced new results from the PainFree SST and Shock-Less clinical studies published in...
News | January 07, 2015
January 7, 2015 — Biotronik announced the publication of new findings from the REPLACE Registry in Circulation:...
Medtronic, Attain Performa, quadripolar leads
Feature | December 17, 2014
December 17, 2014 – Medtronic Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and commercial launch...
implantable cardioverter defibrillator, ep lab, leads, implantable devices
News | December 11, 2014
December 11, 2014 —  A new study evaluating Optim-insulated implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) leads found...
News | December 05, 2014
December 5, 2014 — Most patients with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) haven’t thought about device...
News | November 14, 2014
November 14, 2014 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced that its subcutaneous implantable defibrillator (S-ICD System)...
Technology | September 12, 2014
September 12, 2014 — Ecolab Healthcare announced the availability of the PD220 patient drape, the first to market...
Feature | September 09, 2014
September 9, 2014 — Use of a quadripolar left ventricular (LV) lead instead of a bipolar option during cardiac...
CorMatrix, CanGaroo, ECM Envelope

CorMatrix CanGaroo ECM Envelope

Technology | September 03, 2014
September 3, 2014 –CorMatrix Cardiovascular announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
FDA Fysicon DataLinQ Pacemaker Programmer Acquisition Device
Technology | August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014 — Fysicon received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Fysicon DataLinQ...
Medtronic Viva Quad XT CRT-D Adaptiv CRT

The Medtronic Viva Quad XT CRT-D with AdaptivCRT technology

Technology | August 11, 2014
August 11, 2014 — Medtronic announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Attain...
News | July 10, 2014
July 10, 2014 — Biotronik announced that the first device patients to undergo full-body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI...