News in brief: ICD battery malfunction warning; Statins may save Tasmanian Devil; Deprescribe aspirin in DOAC users

ICD and CRT-D battery malfunction warning Users of some Medtronic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICDs) and Cardiac Resynchronisation Therapy (CRT-Ds) are being advised of the potential for unexpected and rapid decrease in battery life. According to an FDA advisory statement, the decrease in battery life is caused by a short circuit and will cause some devices ...

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