Boston Scientific RightRate – Pacemaker Developments

Boston Scientific RightRateTM

Boston Scientific have announced they are to release a new family of pacemakers that monitor the patients respiration and adjust pacing accordingly!!

The Enliven (CRT-P), Vitalio and Formio devices aim to provide a greater tool set in assessment and management of Heart Failure. Each of the devices features Boston RightRate technology which adapts the pacing rate in relation to respiration. They are also all RF enabled so remote downloads are an option whilst the further feature of AP Scan will help identify and evaluate those patients with severe sleep apnea!

To read the full Press Release please click HERE

A complete explanation of these topics and more is available in the book Pacemakers Made Easy by Carl Robinson.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *