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).

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News | May 08, 2015
May 8, 2015 — The ScottCare Corp. announced it will highlight Ambucor, the company’s employable labor service division...
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Technology | April 27, 2015
April 27, 2015 — Biotronik announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved its DX line of...
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Feature | April 21, 2015
April 21, 2015 — The Journal of the American College of Cardiology published data confirming the long-term safety and...
Videos | EP Lab | March 25, 2015
Learn about the trends and new technology in electrophysiology (EP) in an interview with David Wilber, M.D., editor of...
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Technology | March 19, 2015
March 19, 2015 — Boston Scientific Corp. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and CE Mark approval of...
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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...
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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...
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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...