Tag: Implanted Defibrillators

Innovation, Medical Devices

Remote monitoring of implanted defibrillators in heart failure patients prevents hospitalizations

March 18, 2019

Via: The Medical News

Remote monitoring keeps heart failure patients out of hospital, according to late-breaking findings from the RESULT trial presented today at EHRA 2019, a European Society of Cardiology (ESC) congress. The set-up is so effective that it has won reimbursement from […]

Innovation, Patient Experience

Implanted Defibrillators Benefit Seniors

January 20, 2017

Via: MedlinePlus Health News

Seniors who receive an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) have high survival rates, a new study finds. An ICD — which is placed under the skin and connected to the heart with wires — detects an irregular heartbeat and delivers an […]