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May 9, 2014
16:57 EDTSTJSt. Jude Medical: Results from quadripolar system study show cost savings
St. Jude Medical announced that data presented during Heart Rhythm 2014, the Heart Rhythm Societyís Annual Scientific Sessions, found that the use of quadripolar leads reduced the number of hospitalizations by 53% when compared to the non-quadripolar group. This hospitalization rate reduction translated into a statistically significant 62% reduction in overall costs for both health care systems and patients. The Hospitalization Rates and Associated Cost Analysis of Quadripolar versus Bipolar CRT-D: a comparative analysis of a single-center prospective Italian registry presentation includes data that demonstrated hospitalization rates for the quadripolar group were lower than the non-quadripolar group and patients with the St. Jude Medical Quartet Quadripolar LV lead and had a 98% probability of having lower costs than patients with non-quadripolar leads. The study showed that use of the quadripolar left ventricular lead was associated with significantly reduced hospitalizations specific to the two types of hospitalizations studied: heart failure and LV lead surgical revision.
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July 29, 2014
10:00 EDTSTJOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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06:43 EDTSTJSt. Jude Medical initiated with a Neutral at Sterne Agee
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July 28, 2014
11:07 EDTSTJLeerink medical devices analyst holds an analyst/industry conference call
Medical Devices Analyst Antalffy, along with MEDACorp Specialist Arie Pieter Kappetein, MD, PhD and Bernhard Meier, MD, assess EU cardiology trends on an Analyst/Industry conference call to be held on July 31 at 3 pm.
July 23, 2014
07:45 EDTSTJSt. Jude Medical management to meet with Deutsche Bank
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July 22, 2014
08:02 EDTSTJSt. Jude announces FlexAbility Ablation Catheter CE Mark approval, first use
St. Jude Medical CE Mark approval and first use of the FlexAbility Ablation Catheter. Designed with feedback from physician thought-leaders around the world, the FlexAbility catheter combines a unique, irrigated flexible catheter tip with a state-of-the-art handle and catheter design. The next-generation flexible tip technology was designed to reduce complications associated with ablation procedures through its ability to bend and conform to the cardiac anatomy, decreasing the amount of pressure distributed to a patientís heart wall while simultaneously increasing the stability of therapy delivery.

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