Boston Scientific's device shows promise in restoring normal heart rhythms

09/3/2013 | MassDevice.com (Boston)

A study of 330 patients implanted with Boston Scientific's subcutaneous implantable cardiac defibrillator found that the device successfully restored normal heart rhythms in 38 patients who suffered heart irregularity during an 11-month evaluation period. The device also reversed heart rhythm irregularity 100% of the time, surpassing the FDA target of an 88% response rate, when researchers tested it by causing an abnormal heart rhythm, according to the study in the journal Circulation.

View Full Article in:

MassDevice.com (Boston)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Chief Financial Officer
B. E. Smith
Miramar, FL
Director of ASO Department
Bluegrass Family Health
Lexington-or could be in Nashville, TN, KY
Claims Director
PacificSource
Springfield, OR
Mgr NGS Provider Enrollment (I)
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA
NGS Provider Enrollment Rep
National Government Services - WellPoint
Harrisburg, PA