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Oct 02, 2012, 12:20 ET MULTIMEDIA ASSETS NOW AVAILABLE: Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval Of First-In-Class S-ICD® System For Patients At Risk Of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

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Sep 24, 2012, 07:47 ET Boston Scientific lance une nouvelle sonde de défibrillation implantable en Europe et en Asie

La sonde RELIANCE® 4-FRONT™ est conçue pour simplifier les procédures chirurgicales de traitement de l'insuffisance...


Sep 24, 2012, 07:47 ET Boston Scientific immette in commercio in Europa e in Asia un nuovo elettrocatetere impiantabile per la defibrillazione

L'elettrocatetere RELIANCE® 4-FRONT™ è progettato per semplificare l'intervento chirurgico per il trattamento dello scompenso...


Sep 24, 2012, 07:34 ET Boston Scientific gibt die markteinführung einer neuen implantierbaren Defibrillationselektrode in Europa und Asien bekannt

Mit der RELIANCE® 4-FRONT™-Elektrode werden Operationen zur Behandlung des plötzlichen Herztodes und Herzinsuffizienz...


Aug 27, 2012, 09:00 ET Il dispositivo WATCHMAN® di Boston Scientific per la chiusura dell'appendice atriale sinistra ottiene l'approvazione della marcatura CE per l'estensione dell'utilizzo

Le linee guida della European Society of Cardiology aggiornate di recente prevedono l'uso dei Dispositivi per la chiusura dell'appendice...


Aug 27, 2012, 09:00 ET WATCHMAN®, dispositif d'occlusion de l'appendice auriculaire gauche de Boston Scientific, obtient le marquage CE pour une plus large utilisation

Les recommandations récemment révisées de la Société Européenne de Cardiologie (ESC) incluent les dispositifs...


Aug 27, 2012, 09:00 ET El dispositivo WATCHMAN® de Boston Scientific para el cierre de la orejuela auricular izquierda obtiene la aprobación del marcado ce para uso ampliado

La nueva revisión de las Guías de práctica clínica de la European Society of Cardiology incluye  los...


Aug 27, 2012, 09:00 ET WATCHMAN™-Implantat von Boston Scientific zum Verschluss des Linken Vorhofohrs erhält erweiterte CE-Kennzeichnung

Vorhofohr-Verschlusssysteme in die überarbeiteten ESC-Leitlinien zur Behandlung von Patienten mit Vorhofflimmern aufgenommen Die...


May 14, 2012, 02:00 ET Lo studio del dispositivo WATCHMAN® dimostra una riduzione del 75% nel rischio di ictus in pazienti con fibrillazione atriale per i quali la terapia con anticoagulanti orali è controindicata

Risultati presentati alla Heart Rhythm Society provienti dallo studio ASA Plavix che valuta il dispositivo della Boston Scientific per la chiusura...


May 14, 2012, 02:00 ET Un estudio del dispositivo de primera clase WATCHMAN® muestra una reducción del 75 % en el riesgo de ictus en pacientes con fibrilación auricular y que no pueden tomar anticoagulantes orales

Presentados en la Heart Rhythm Society los resultados del estudio ASA Plavix, para la evaluación del dispositivo de Boston Scientific para...


Jan 05, 2012, 14:16 ET Boston Scientific Raises Awareness of Heart Disease at Brandon Jennings Invitational

Statistics reveal that in the United States a young competitive athlete dies suddenly every three days as a result of sudden cardiac...


Jan 04, 2012, 07:30 ET Boston Scientific's Alair® Bronchial Thermoplasty System Achieves Important Reimbursement Milestones

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the agency that administers...


Dec 12, 2011, 10:43 ET Heart Health Key Theme Behind Close the Gap Crossroads Classic Basketball Games on Dec. 17

 Close the Gap, a Boston Scientific educational initiative created to bring awareness of disparities in cardiovascular care, will...


Nov 30, 2011, 08:30 ET Boston Scientific Announces FDA Approval and First Implant for New Devices to Treat Heart Failure and Sudden Cardiac Death

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces FDA approval of its INCEPTA™, ENERGEN™ and PUNCTUA™ cardiac...


Nov 29, 2011, 13:05 ET Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval for PROMUS Element(TM) Plus Platinum Chromium Stent System

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for the PROMUS Element™ Plus...


Dec 06, 2010, 09:00 ET Boston Scientific to Help Raise Awareness of Heart Disease Risk Factors at College Basketball Showcase Event

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced that its Close the Gap campaign is partnering with the Black Coaches and Administrators (BCA) and...


Aug 26, 2010, 14:50 ET Boston Scientific to Help Raise Awareness of Heart Disease Risk Factors at the Kirk Herbstreit National Kickoff Classic

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced that its Close the Gap campaign is partnering with the Kirk Herbstreit National Kickoff Classic to...


May 12, 2010, 12:03 ET Boston Scientific Announces European Approval of Platinum Chromium TAXUS(R) Element(TM) Stent System

- Approval Includes Specific Indication for Treatment of Diabetic Patients Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced it has...


Apr 15, 2009, 17:23 ET Boston Scientific Announces First Quarter Special Items

Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) today announced special items that will reduce its GAAP earnings for the first quarter. The Company plans to release...