MicroPort enters into Series C financing agreements

MicroPort Cardiac Rhythm Management (CRM) has entered into definitive agreements in connection with its Series C financing with total investment proceeds of US$150 million. Hillhouse...

Tyrx Envelope is effective at reducing infections in CIED patients with haematomas

Medtronic has announced new data from the WRAP-IT study published in Heart Rhythm, which it said demonstrate a significantly lower infection risk for patients...

Cardiac rehabilitation reduces rehospitalisation, death in ICD recipients

People who made even small increases in their daily physical activity levels after receiving an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) experienced fewer incidences of hospitalisation...

“No evidence” to link moderate coffee consumption with arrhythmia risk

There is no evidence that moderate coffee consumption can cause cardiac arrhythmia, according to the authors of a prospective, population-based community cohort study, findings...

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