Defibrillator News and Research

Latest Defibrillator News and Research

Study evaluates new techniques to improve doctor-patient communication at end of life

Study evaluates new techniques to improve doctor-patient communication at end of life

New study helps predict high-benefit group for implantable defibrillators

New study helps predict high-benefit group for implantable defibrillators

High-risk patients may benefit from early ICD implantation after primary coronary intervention

High-risk patients may benefit from early ICD implantation after primary coronary intervention

ICD use associated with reduced mortality in patients with heart failure

ICD use associated with reduced mortality in patients with heart failure

Research opens possibility of developing single-dose gene therapy for inherited arrhythmias

Research opens possibility of developing single-dose gene therapy for inherited arrhythmias

Cardiac arrest survivor meets four Good Samaritans who saved his life one year after recovery

Cardiac arrest survivor meets four Good Samaritans who saved his life one year after recovery

Study finds no increase in deaths from cardiac arrests at the weekend

Study finds no increase in deaths from cardiac arrests at the weekend

Hidden reports masked the scope of widespread harm from faulty heart device

Hidden reports masked the scope of widespread harm from faulty heart device

Web-based intervention opens way to improve well-being of heart-failure patients

Web-based intervention opens way to improve well-being of heart-failure patients

EuroCMR 2019 to present novel studies on clinical use of cardiovascular magnetic resonance

EuroCMR 2019 to present novel studies on clinical use of cardiovascular magnetic resonance

New computer program predicts risk of life-threatening arrhythmias

New computer program predicts risk of life-threatening arrhythmias

New study examines smarter automatic defibrillator

New study examines smarter automatic defibrillator

Preventative cardioverter defibrillator implantation is of little benefit to kidney dialysis patients

Preventative cardioverter defibrillator implantation is of little benefit to kidney dialysis patients

Remote monitoring of implanted defibrillators in heart failure patients prevents hospitalizations

Remote monitoring of implanted defibrillators in heart failure patients prevents hospitalizations

CardioMEMS heart failure sensor reliably safe, effectively reduces hospitalizations

CardioMEMS heart failure sensor reliably safe, effectively reduces hospitalizations

Absorbable, antibiotic-eluting envelope can reduce rate of cardiac device infections

Absorbable, antibiotic-eluting envelope can reduce rate of cardiac device infections

Advanced airway management and ECG rhythms make all the difference during cardiac arrest

Advanced airway management and ECG rhythms make all the difference during cardiac arrest

Lethal heart rhythm more likely to be found in patients with common heart failure

Lethal heart rhythm more likely to be found in patients with common heart failure

Loyola tests new catheter ablation system that can reach deeper into heart muscle

Loyola tests new catheter ablation system that can reach deeper into heart muscle

PTSD associated with increased risk of major CV event or death after cardiac arrest

PTSD associated with increased risk of major CV event or death after cardiac arrest