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May 28, 2014

Leadless cardiac pacing appears safe

A self-contained, single-chamber leadless cardiac pacemaker (NanostimTM, St Jude Medical) has been shown to be safe and feasible, according to a prospective non-randomised study published recently in Circulation.1 The absence of a transvenous lead and subcutaneous pulse generator could represent a paradigm shift in cardiac pacing, say the authors.

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October 30, 2013

Stem cell patch effective in repairing post-MI damage

Treating a myocardial infarction (MI) with stem cells even weeks after it occurred can halt deterioration and help the heart regenerate itself, according to a recently published animal study.1 In addition, researchers delivered the cells using a patch that resulted in a higher survival rate for the stem cells and more of them migrating into the damaged tissue, where they went to work creating new blood vessels.

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