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A study from The Cleveland Clinic shows that patients are less likely to experience complications using pacemakers that don’t use wires to connect the device to the heart. Read more

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Leadless pacemakers have been found to reduce the number of short-term and midterm complications compared to conventional device designs, a new study has shown. Read more

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How wireless power can drive tiny electronic devices in the GI tract. Read more

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Over 500,000 pacemakers developed by medical device maker Abbott have been shown to contain cyber-security issues. Read more

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

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

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

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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 Read more

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

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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 Read more

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

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

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

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