automatic implantable cardioverter


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automatic implantable cardioverter

An implantable device for detecting and terminating ventricular tachycardia or fibrillation.
See also: cardioverter
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The Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (AICD) is a small electronic device that is implanted in patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death due to ventricular arrhythmias.
Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT)(PCX:GDT) today announced the company has received FDA approval to market the world's smallest, thinnest, dual-chamber pacemaker/defibrillator -- the VENTAK(R) PRIZM(TM) 2 AICD automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator system.
Guidant Corporation (NYSE and PCX: GDT), a worldwide leader in implantable defibrillation systems, today announced the company has received FDA approval to market the world's smallest physiologically shaped dual-chamber implantable defibrillator - the VENTAK(R) PRIZM(TM) AICD Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT) (PCX:GDT), a worldwide leader in implantable defibrillation systems, today announced the first six implants of the world's smallest dual-chamber implantable defibrillator - the VENTAK(R) PRIZM(TM) AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
market release of the VENTAK(R) VR AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
27, 1999--Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT) (PCX:GDT), a worldwide leader in implantable defibrillation systems, today announced the first implant of the VENTAK(R) VR AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
market release of the VENTAK(R) MINI(TM) IV AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
14, 1998--Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT) (PCX:GDT), the worldwide leader in implantable defibrillation systems, today announced the first implants of the VENTAK(R) MINI(TM) IV AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system in Europe.
market release of the VENTAK(R) AV(TM) III DR AICD Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
INDIANAPOLIS--(BW HealthWire)--May 1, 1998--Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT) (PCX:GDT), a worldwide leader in implantable defibrillation systems, today announced the first implant of the VENTAK(R) AV(TM) III DR AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system.
21, 1997--Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT)(PCX:GDT), a worldwide leader in implantable defibrillation systems, today announced the first implant of the VENTAK(R) MINI(TM) III AICD(TM) Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator system in Europe.

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