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Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator

Protection Without Touching the Heart

EMBLEM S-ICD leaves the heart and vasculature UNTOUCHED.

Key Resources

Indications, Safety, and Warnings Resource Download Center Patient Information Reimbursement Resources


Product Details

EMBLEM S-ICD leaves the heart and vasculature UNTOUCHED, providing protection for patients at risk for sudden cardiac death (SCD) while avoiding potential complications associated with transvenous leads. 

EMBLEM S-ICD: 20% Thinner, 40% Increased Projected Longevity EMBLEM S-ICD: 20% Thinner, 40% Increased Projected Longevity

The EMBLEM S-ICD incorporates Boston Scientific's core competencies providing you with a 20% thinner device that is projected to last 40% longer than the previous generation.1,2 It is also enabled for LATITUDETM NXT Remote Patient Management.

EMBLEM S-ICD Pulse Generator Mechanical Specifications
Model Number A209
Size (W x H x D) 83.1 x 69.1 x 12.7 mm
Mass 130 g
Volume 59.5 cc (cm³)
Projected Longevity 7.3 years*
Battery Chemistry Boston Scientific Li/MnO2
Warranty 6 years**
Remote Patient Monitoring Capability Enabled for use with LATITUDE NXT remote patient management

* Defined as 3 full-energy capacitor charges per year.
**For full warranty terms and conditions go to

Ordering Information

Model Number Description
A209 EMBLEM S-ICD Pulse Generator
3401 EMBLEM S-ICD Electrode
4711 EMBLEM S-ICD Electrode Insertion Tool
3200 EMBLEM S-ICD Programmer

Clinical Information

S-ICD System 2-Year Results - Pooled Analysis of the IDE Study and EFFORTLESS Registry.

The Pooled analysis combines the IDE Study and the EFFORTLESS Registry to evaluate complications and clinical outcomes. This analysis demonstrates worldwide experience for the safety and efficacy of the S-ICD System over a longer follow-up period and in a larger diverse population by pooling the databases.

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