Interventional cardiology

TGA issues pacemaker alert

The TGA is warning cardiologists to stop implants of a cardiac pacemaker because of a battery malfunction that could causes loss of telemetry and pacing. The affected device is the Nanostim leadless cardiac pacemaker manufactured by St. Jude Medical. In a hazard alert issued late yesterday, the TGA told cardiologists to stop implanting the device ...

Already a member?

Login to keep reading.

© 2021 the limbic