A new study has revealed just how vulnerable pacemakers are to getting hacked. more

30 May 2017 10:40 Devices


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UCLA and University of Connecticut scientists design supercapacitor that could make pacemakers and other instruments safer and more durable more

12 May 2017 11:15 Technology

As the festive season is drawing ever closer to its gift-wrapped climax we look at our most read stories of the Christmas period more

23 Dec 2015 14:18 News

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved US commercial availability of the MyCareLink Smart Monitor and app-based remote monitoring system for patients with implantable pacemakers more

4 Dec 2015 11:50 News

Medtronic has identified a problem related to long-term battery performance in its InSync III pacemakers and issued a recall more

2 Dec 2015 16:34 News

Biotronik’s single and dual-chamber pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD) have gained European Commission (CE) approval for use in 3 Tesla (T) MRI scans worldwide more

2 Sep 2015 10:43 News

A third of unexpected deaths among heart patients, with pacemakers and similar devices, could be caused by malfunctions, according to the Daily Mail more

12 Aug 2015 09:58 News

Medtronic is racing to sell Micra, a pacemaker so small that it rests inside the heart itself. more

16 Jun 2015 11:12 Technology

Manufacturer of cardiac stents and pacemakers, Medtronic, is stepping up its efforts in the Indian market. more

28 May 2015 09:45 News