Pacemakers

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

nanostim pacemaker, SJM
Feature | November 15, 2013 | Dave Fornell, DAIC editor
It was just a couple years ago in a session at the American College of Cardiology on possible science-fiction-type...
Blog | November 15, 2013
By Dave Fornell, DAIC editor It was just a couple years ago in a session at the American College of Cardiology on...
Videos | Pacemakers | October 14, 2013
This video, provided by Abbott/St. Jude Medical, demonstrates how the Nanostim leadless pacemaker is delivered via...
nanostim pacemaker, SJM

The Nanostim leadless pacemaker is small enough to be implanted into the heart via catheter delivery, eliminating the needs for open surgery.

Feature | October 14, 2013
October 14, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced the completion of its acquisition of Nanostim Inc., developer of a...
EP lab pacemakers ICD defibrillators cardioverter implantable
Feature | October 03, 2013
October 3, 2013 — Devices like pacemakers and defibrillators allow doctors to introduce electrical signals to set...
Feature | September 25, 2013
September 25, 2013 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced a final rule for the unique device...
Nanostim, leadless pacemaker

The Nanostim catheter delivered, leadless pacemaker.

Feature | August 06, 2013 | Dave Fornell
(Editor's note - this article had links to newer content added April 2017)   There have been several advances in...
News | July 25, 2013
July 25, 2013 — The 2013 ESC (European Society of Cardiology) Guidelines on Cardiac Pacing and Cardiac...
News | July 24, 2013
July 24, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced regulatory approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and...
Technology | July 15, 2013
July 15, 2013 — Leonhardt Ventures and Core Manufacturing LLC announced a new partnership to manufacture and bring to...
Sorin Group Reply Pacemakers Sleep Apnea Clinical Study
News | June 27, 2013
June 27, 2013 — Sorin Group announced the results of the DREAM clinical trial. In this study, the sleep apnea...
Boston Scientific Formio Vitalio Inliven Pacemakers EP Lab
Feature | June 26, 2013
June 26, 2013 — Boston Scientific Corporation is launching a new family of pacemakers in Europe. These pacemakers...
Feature | May 16, 2013
May 16, 2013 — The incremental mortality in implantable pacemaker and defibrillator recipients who experience a device...
News | May 06, 2013
May 6, 2013 — St. Jude Medical announced its first enrollment in its MultiPoint Pacing clinical study to build upon its...
News | April 30, 2013
April 30, 2013 — St. Jude Medical Inc. announced CE Mark approval and European launch of its Allure Quadra Cardiac...