The TGA is warning cardiologists about a battery defect affecting more than 300,000 implanted heart defibrillators worldwide that could cause them to stop working earlier than expected and without warning. A hazard alert issued by the regulatory body late yesterday, said two patients overseas died after batteries in their defibrillators depleted prematurely causing loss of ...
TGA issues warning over implanted heart defibrillators
By Sunalie Silva
19 Oct 2016