Items Tagged ‘defibrillators’

September 23, 2016

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Editor, Karl Oestreich;  Assistant Editor: Emily Blahnik   Buzzfeed 27 College Health Tips They Won’t Teach You At […]

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January 31, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations Modern Healthcare Symptoms, diagnosis and a prescription: How […]

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November 15, 2013

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

    November 15, 2013 Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media […]

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February 9, 2010

Medtronic defends device against critical studies

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

Medtronic is fending off more questions about the reliability of one of its cardiac devices, the Sprint Fidelis lead, a wire which connects a defibrillator to the heart.   The Wall Street Journal reports that the defibrillator wires fail more often than Medtronic says they do. The publication cited reports from the Mayo Clinic and […]

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Tags: defibrillators, Medtronic


October 20, 2009

Health Discovery: Defibrillators May Not Help Women With Heart Failure

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

Despite their widespread use, implantable defibrillators—used to detect and then correct dangerous heart rhythms—may not protect women as well as they protect men, research shows.   The defibrillators help prevent sudden cardiac death in people with serious heart problems by delivering an electric shock to restore normal rhythm. But a study by the Providence Hospital […]

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Tags: Cardiology, defibrillators, heart failure


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