Pacemakers

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

Technology | March 28, 2011

March 28, 2011 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two new cardiac resynchronization...

Figure 3 (left) Cognis CRT-D, color-coded cyan/casing, yellow/battery, orange/HV capacitors, red/capacitor strip, purple/HV transformer, blue/antenna, green/capacitor block. Right, Altrua 60 ICP.

Feature | March 21, 2011 | Michael S. Gossman, M.S., DABR

For more than 20 years, radiation oncologists have emphasized the importance of radiation-tolerant heart rhythm...

News | March 01, 2011

March 1, 2011 – Medtronic, St. Jude Medical and Biotronik have emerged as leaders in the €2.8 billion European...

News | February 21, 2011

February 21, 2011 – Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center in Arizona is the first hospital in the southwestern...

News | January 24, 2011

January 24, 2011 – Boston Scientific has reached an agreement with Fukuda Denshi to market and sell its...

News | January 20, 2011

January 20, 2011 – Results from a large, worldwide, clinical trial show evidence that a first-of-its-kind...

Technology | December 21, 2010

December 21, 2010 – A new service has been launched that provides 24-hour, Web-based remote monitoring...

News | November 16, 2010

November 16, 2010 – Study results show that pacemaker patients without history of atrial tachycardia (AT)...

News | October 29, 2010

October 29, 2010 – Site enrollment has been completed for the 50-site CITADEL and CENTURION clinical...

News | October 20, 2010

October 20, 2010 – New study results show that patients undergoing cardiac implantable electronic device (...

News | October 05, 2010

October 5, 2010 – Data from a prospective study show physicians may benefit from knowing complication rates...

News | July 14, 2010

July 14, 2010 – Medtronic Inc. recently announced it has received CE (Conformité Européenne) Mark for the...

News | July 08, 2010

July 8, 2010 – A new consensus statement released recently by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) offers...

Technology | May 13, 2010

May 13, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a small pacemaker with integrated,...

Feature | May 11, 2010 | Dave Fornell

Monitoring congestive heart failure patients for any worsening in their condition is based mainly on...

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