pacemaker

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a leading instance in its field

a specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat

an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker

a horse used to set the pace in racing

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The Avery Breathing Pacemaker is the only diaphragm pacing system to have full premarket approval (PMA) from the US FDA and CE Marking privileges under the European Active Implantable Medical Device Directive for adult and pediatric use.
The Avery Breathing Pacemaker System is the only diaphragm-pacing device with full pre-market approval from the US FDA and CE marking privileges under the European Active Implantable Medical Device Directive for adult and pediatric use.
Krieger's expertise with Avery breathing pacemakers began in 1981 while he was Chief of Neurological Surgery at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
The Avery Breathing Pacemaker is the only device of its kind with premarket approval from the USFDA and CE marking privileges under the European Active Implantable Medical Device Directive.
Should you have a patient with quadriplegia, central sleep apnea, diaphragm paralysis, or other condition that may benefit from a breathing pacemaker, please contact:
A breathing pacemaker is an implanted phrenic nerve stimulator which can breathe for patients and provide an improved quality of life at a far lower operating cost.
If you have a patient with central sleep apnea, quadriplegia, diaphragm paralysis, or other conditions who could benefit from a breathing pacemaker, or if you have a project which you would like to discuss, please contact: