Pacemakers

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

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...
Technology | April 14, 2010
April 14, 2010 – An antibacterial wrap for implanted pacemakers and defibrillators released this week is designed to...
News | April 14, 2010
April 14, 2010 – Two external pacemakers were launched in Europe today that offer an intuitive design for safer usage...
News | March 31, 2010
March 31, 2010 - The number of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans performed increases each year, as does the...
News | March 24, 2010
March 24, 2010 – Enrollment began this week in the CITADEL, which is the second of two large-scale, prospective,...
News | March 22, 2010
March 22, 2010 – An FDA committee voted unanimously in favor of approval with conditions of a new pacemaker that is...