Guidant anuncia ESTADOS UNIDOS. Aprovaçã0 para o Defibrillator Implantable da discriminação avançada do ritmo

por Michael Johns, Project Manager | April 07, 2004
The VITALITY 2 system incorporates Guidant's proprietary RHYTHM IDTM feature, which utilizes rhythm discrimination technology, is designed to distinguish lethal from non-lethal heart rhythms and deliver the appropriate care at the appropriate time.

"Guidant is committed to treatment options that enable physicians to provide optimal therapy for their patients at risk for sudden cardiac death," said Fred McCoy, president, Cardiac Rhythm Management, Guidant Corporation. "The launch of the VITALITY 2 represents an important step forward in our ongoing efforts to help these people live longer."

Full market launch of the VITALITY 2 implantable defibrillator is scheduled for May 2004.

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Submitted by Michael Johns, DOTmed, Staff Reporter