Leads Implantable Devices

News and new technology innovations for leads implantable devices can be found on this channel.

Technology | May 13, 2010
May 13, 2010 – A new simulation system to augment traditional procedural training for physicians on laser-assisted lead...
News | March 22, 2010
March 22, 2010 – A pivotal clinical trial recently began to gain U.S. approval for a defibrillator system that does...
News | February 03, 2010
February 3, 2010 – Results of a four-year study evaluating the safety and efficacy of laser assisted lead removal using...
Technology | December 08, 2009
December 8, 2009 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave 510(k) clearance last week for Spectranetics’ new...

Medtronic's Attain

News | November 12, 2009
November 12, 2009 – The first enrollments were made this week in the global Attain Success trial that will evaluate...
News | June 16, 2009
June 16, 2009 - Cameron Health Inc. said today it received CE approval for its Cameron Subcutaneous Implantable...
Technology | June 10, 2009
June 10, 2009 - St. Jude Medical Inc. today announced the first implant of its Current Plus implantable cardioverter...
News | June 04, 2009
June 4, 2009 – New research proves the feasibility of leadless pacing in heart failure patients with ultrasound-...
Technology | May 06, 2009
May 6, 2009 - Medtronic Inc. today said the FDA approval and availability of the Attain Ability left?heart lead (...

The SLS II comes in different sizes to accommodate various sized leads.

News | May 05, 2009
May 5, 2009 - Spectranetics Corp. today released initial data from the four-year, retrospective LExICon (Lead...
The Cook Evolution lead extraction system.

The Cook Evolution lead extraction system.

Feature | March 09, 2009 | Dave Fornell
Management of implanted leads for pacemakers and defibrillators is a growing concern among physicians with more than 2...
Technology | February 06, 2009
February 6, 2009 – The FDA has approved St. Jude Medical Inc.’s medical device system that allows a single...
News | November 17, 2008
November 18, 2008 - According to a study published in the Nov. 18 issue of the journal Circulation, Medtronic's Lead...
Technology | August 27, 2008
August 28, 2008 - Spectranetics Corp. today announced the first use in Japan of its Spectranetics Laser Sheath (SLS...
Technology | August 25, 2008
August 26, 2008 - Cook Medical today said 200 medical centers in the U.S. have adopted its EVOLUTION Mechanical...