Medical company BIOTRONIK revealed on Thursday that the Acticor and Rivacor high-voltage cardiac rhythm
management (CRM) devices have passed the US FDA's approval for treatment of patients with cardiac arrhythmias, with availability in the US in April 2019.
* Brazil Cardiovascular Procedures volumes by segments - Cardiac Assist Procedures, Cardiac Rhythm
Management (CRM) Procedures, Cardiovascular Surgery, Clot Management Procedures, Electrophysiology Ablation Procedures, Peripheral Vascular Procedures and Prosthetic Heart Valve Procedures.
"With devices like the Visia AF ICDs and the Reveal LINQ Insertable Cardiac Monitor, which detects and monitors abnormal heart rhythms for up to three years, we aim to increase AF detection and enable physicians to manage a patient's risk for strokes and heart failure," said Marshall Stanton, M.D., vice president and general manager of the Tachycardia business, which is part of the Cardiac Rhythm
and Heart Failure division at Medtronic.
Jude Medical anticipates updated labeling for many of its existing cardiac rhythm
management devices, which will allow more patients the freedom to safely undergo MRI scans.
[USPRwire, Fri Sep 25 2015] Cardiac rhythm
management, a part of electrophysiology, is a field of cardiovascular disease therapy that provides treatment and diagnosis for heart disorders.
The cardiac rhythm
management market is the established segment of cardiology devices market, used majorly in the treatment of patients suffering from congestive heart failure (CHF) and atrial fibrillation (AF).
The Halifax is testing a "tamper-proof " wristband that recognises the cardiac rhythm
of its customers.
Dr Young- Hoon Kim, Republic of Korea, President, APHRS said, 'The Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS) promotes the excellence and advancement in the study and care of the patients with cardiac rhythm
disorders in the Asia-Pacific region.
A statement on Godolphin website said: "Be Ready's cardiac rhythm
had returned to normal this morning (on Friday) and the three-year-old will undergo a heart scan and other tests this afternoon by a leading specialist in equine internal medicine, Celia Marr.
A new evidence-based guideline on how to identify and treat patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation to prevent cardioembolic stroke from the American Academy of Neurology suggests when to conduct cardiac rhythm
monitoring and offer anticoagullation.
Your Nymi lets you use your unique cardiac rhythm
to authenticate your identity, allowing you to wirelessly take control of your computer, your smartphone, your car and so much more.
Washington, May 11 ( ANI ): A teenager from California has found that the magnets in iPad 2 tablets and covers are capable of interfering with cardiac rhythm
devices, like pacemakers, Heart Rhythm Society has said.
The announcement from heart rhythm charity Arrhythmia Alliance comes as clinical experts publish a major new report into cardiac care, the Cardiac Rhythm
Management UK National Clinical Audit.