Pacemakers

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

Medtronic, Micra TPS, pacemaker, world's smallest, CE Mark
News | May 11, 2015
May 11, 2015 — Medtronic plc announced it has received CE (Conformité Européenne) Mark for the Micra Transcatheter...
ultrasound, heart, beat, pacemaker, Drexel University, Applied Physiology
Feature | May 06, 2015
May 6, 2015 — Ultrasound can increase the rate at which heart cells beat, researchers from Drexel University report. In...
News | April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015 — EBR Systems Inc. announced it has raised $20 million for clinical studies and regulatory filings,...
fetal pacemaker, CHLA, USC, first, fully implantable, FDA

Comparative sizes of fetal and adult pacemakers

Feature | March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015 — A team of investigators at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and the University of Southern California...
Videos | EP Lab | March 25, 2015
Learn about the trends and new technology in electrophysiology (EP) in an interview with David Wilber, M.D., editor of...
University of the Basque Country, ICDs, pacemakers, Internet, security, remote
News | February 03, 2015
February 3, 2015 — In modern western societies the fitting of pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (...
News | January 07, 2015
January 7, 2015 — Biotronik announced the publication of new findings from the REPLACE Registry in Circulation:...
News | December 17, 2014
December 17, 2014 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE Mark approval of the Quadra Allure MP cardiac resynchronization...
Accolade pacemaker, Ingevity lead, Boston Scientific
News | October 20, 2014
October 20, 2014 — Boston Scientific Corp. has received CE mark approval for the Accolade pacemaker family. When...
St. Jude Medical CE mark Tendril STS IsoFlex Optim MRI Scans
News | September 26, 2014
September 26, 2014 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE mark approval of updated labeling for its Tendril STS and...
CorMatrix, CanGaroo, ECM Envelope

CorMatrix CanGaroo ECM Envelope

Technology | September 03, 2014
September 3, 2014 –CorMatrix Cardiovascular announced that it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
FDA Fysicon DataLinQ Pacemaker Programmer Acquisition Device
Technology | August 27, 2014
August 27, 2014 — Fysicon received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market Fysicon DataLinQ...
News | August 04, 2014
August 4, 2014 — Medtronic announced preliminary results from the first human implants of the world’s smallest...
News | July 08, 2014
July 8, 2014 — A Huntington Memorial Hospital patient has become the first patient in the San Gabriel Valley in...
Feature | May 19, 2014
May 19, 2014 — St. Jude Medical announced that data presented during a late-breaking clinical trial session at the 2014...