Pacemakers

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

News | March 01, 2011
March 1, 2011 – Medtronic, St. Jude Medical and Biotronik have emerged as leaders in the €2.8 billion European cardiac...
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 cardiac...
News | January 20, 2011
January 20, 2011 – Results from a large, worldwide, clinical trial show evidence that a first-of-its-kind pacemaker...
Technology | December 21, 2010
December 21, 2010 – A new service has been launched that provides 24-hour, Web-based remote monitoring follow-up...
News | November 16, 2010
November 16, 2010 – Study results show that pacemaker patients without history of atrial tachycardia (AT) or atrial...
News | October 29, 2010
October 29, 2010 – Site enrollment has been completed for the 50-site CITADEL and CENTURION clinical studies to...
News | October 20, 2010
October 20, 2010 – New study results show that patients undergoing cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED)...
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 Ensura MRI...
News | July 08, 2010
July 8, 2010 – A new consensus statement released recently by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) offers guidance for...
Technology | May 13, 2010
May 13, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared a small pacemaker with integrated, wireless,...
Feature | May 11, 2010 | Dave Fornell
Monitoring congestive heart failure patients for any worsening in their condition is based mainly on patient...
Technology | May 11, 2010
May 11, 2010 – A cellular accessory has been added to an implantable cardiac device remote monitoring system to make...
Technology | May 11, 2010
May 11, 2010 – A wireless USB adaptor allows patients with implantable cardiac devices to stay connected with...