Northwell Health Makes Strategic Move into Wearable Technology

NEW YORK, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Northwell Health today announced a new partnership agreement with Peerbridge Health Inc., to pioneer the future of remote medical monitoring. Peerbridge technology enables remote patient monitoring through multiple on-body wireless sensors conveying powerful intelligence effortlessly. The move further solidifies Northwell’s commitment to improving the […]

New Study Confirms Extended Continuous Cardiac Monitoring is More Efficient than Holter Monitoring for Cryptogenic Stroke Patients

SAN FRANCISCO, May 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — iRhythm Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:IRTC), a leading digital health care solutions company focused on the advancement of cardiac care, today announced study results presented during the European Stroke Organisation Conference in Prague. Findings reveal that Zio® by iRhythm extended continuous ambulatory monitoring is more […]

New Study Shows Medtronic Insertable Cardiac Monitors Detect High Rate of Atrial Fibrillation in Previously Undiagnosed High-Risk Patients

By GlobeNewswire DUBLIN and CHICAGO – May 12, 2017 -Medtronic plc (NYSE:MDT) today announced results from a new clinical study showing Medtronic Insertable Cardiac Monitors (ICM) detected a high incidence of atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients previously undiagnosed but suspected to be at high-risk for AF and stroke. These data […]

BioSig Technologies Release: PURE EP System Featured In The Journal Of Innovations In Cardiac Rhythm Management

Minneapolis, MN, May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BioSig Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: BSGM), a medical device company developing a proprietary platform designed to address an unmet technology need for the $4+ billion electrophysiology (EP) marketplace, today announced that the Company’s co-authored manuscript with physicians from Mayo Clinic and Harvard Brigham […]

FDA Green Lights BIOTRONIK’s Sentus ProMRI Quadripolar Left Ventricular Lead

LAKE OSWEGO, Oregon, May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BIOTRONIK today announced FDA approval and the launch of Sentus ProMRI®, the thinnest quadripolar left ventricular lead available in the United States. This introduction completes BIOTRONIK’s second-generation ProMRI lead portfolio, which also includes Solia ProMRI and Plexa ProMRI. Sentus ProMRI is approved for […]

BIOTRONIK Nabs FDA OK of MultiPole Pacing with ProMRI: 360° Solutions for Patients With Heart Failure

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BIOTRONIK today announced FDA approval of the company’s MultiPole Pacing (MPP) technology, providing physicians with additional treatment options for heart failure patients who have been non-responsive to cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT).1 MPP will be available on new BIOTRONIK CRT defibrillator (CRT-D) systems for […]

Boston Scientific (BSX) Snags FDA Approval for Resonate Family of High-Voltage Devices

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the Resonate family of implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) and cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D) systems. The approval includes new features in the Resonate devices including SmartCRT technology with Multisite Pacing […]

Murj Launches Cardiac Device Data Management Platform at Heart Rhythm Society 2017

SANTA CRUZ, Calif.–(Business Wire)–Murj, Inc., a digital health company dedicated to helping clinicians streamline care for patients with implantable cardiac devices, today announced general availability of the company’s cloud-based, HIPAA-compliant application that consolidates data from all implantable cardiac device (CIED) types and manufacturers into an elegant, robust platform that delivers […]