CRM Product News is published to create awareness of current product performance topics and to highlight new information included in the quarterly CRM Product Performance Report (PPR). Topical summaries and links to comprehensive source information are listed below.

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Now Available: Q1 2015 CRM Product Performance Report

The Q1 2015 CRM Product Performance Report is available for viewing and download at the Product Performance Report page. Data in this report are current as of January 12, 2015.

This edition is compliant with the 2014 version of ISO 5841-2: 2014(E).  Accordingly, the Lead Malfunctions in the Extrinsic category have been moved to the U.S. Chronic Complications table.  This table includes counts by the type of complication, providing more clinically useful information.

New Educational Materials

A Closer Look articles provide educational/training information on a variety of topics to better understand the function of Boston Scientific CRM products.


The following A Closer Look articles have recently been published:

  • Bidirectional Torque Wrenches
  • LATITUDE™ NXT Alerts
  • INGEVITY™ Extendable/Retractable Fixation Lead Implant Tips

These publications are available by selecting the desired language on the Product Education Resources page.

Published March 27, 2015

CRM-304015-AA, March  2015