Pacemakers

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for pacemakers used to treat bradycardia.

Technology | May 09, 2012

May 9, 2012 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval and market launch...

News | April 17, 2012

April 17, 2012 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the first implant in its Accent MRI ...

News | April 11, 2012

April 11, 2012 — Boston Scientific Corp. announced the CE mark approval and European market launch of its Ingenio...

Feature | March 29, 2012

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

News | March 06, 2012

March 6, 2012 — Medtronic Inc. announced the launch of the CapSure Sense MRI SureScan...

News | January 30, 2012

January 30, 2012 - The 2012 American College of Cardiology (ACC) meeting in Chicago, March 24-26, includes five...

News | December 29, 2011

December 29, 2011 – Heart failure remains by far the single biggest reason for acute hospital admission but is...

Blog | December 20, 2011

Each year that I attend Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT), I comb the event and its sessions looking...

The Revo MRI SureScan Pacing System, approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) earlier this year, was specifically engineered for MRI safety.

Feature | November 22, 2011 | Serge Tobias, M.D.

Estimates say up to 75 percent of patients with a pacemaker will need magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) over the...

Avinger gained CE mark for a forward-looking optical coherence tomography (OCT) system to aid recanalization of chronic total occlusions (CTOs).

Feature | November 17, 2011 | Dave Fornell

Each year that I attend Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT), I comb the event and its sessions looking...

News | November 16, 2011

November 16, 2011 – Cambridge Consultants unveiled how it has collaborated with start-up company EBR Systems to...

News | October 31, 2011

October 31, 2011 — On Oct. 18, 2011, the TICH-BIOTRONIC Pacemaker Wireless Monitoring Services Centre was co-founded...

News | October 18, 2011

October 18, 2011 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a proposed rule and draft special controls...

News | July 29, 2011

July 29, 2011 — Boston Scientific Corporation's board of directors has approved a five-year, $150 million investment...

News | June 02, 2011

June 3, 2011 - In a two studies published recently in Heart Rhythm Society annual meeting, Investigators from the...

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