Tag: ICD

Innovation, Medical Devices

Battery Life in Implantable Medical Devices

October 7, 2021

Via: Health IT Answers

Heart disease continues to be a major health problem. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report it was the number one cause of death in 2019. In many cases, heart disease can be treated via lifestyle changes such […]

Innovation, Medical Devices

Implantable cardioverter defibrillators: How a small device saves lives

August 19, 2021


When discussing medical devices such as pacemakers and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICD), often people who have been unaffected assume that these devices are only necessary for the elderly. What’s more, they may assume that living a healthy lifestyle ensures that […]