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Created in collaboration with leading physicians and clinical experts, this Best Practices guide covers the best practices on S-ICD implant technique from preparation, to system placement, defibrillation testing, and replacements.


Past and Current Perceptions of the clinical need for ATP. Dr. Roser discusses Selecting the right therapy for the right patient. Are we treating patients according to their indications today?


A growing Patients Role in today’s Healthcare: Prof. John Morgan and S-ICD patient Lindsay Davis discuss the psychological and clinical impact of an ICD implant and important pre-implant considerations.


The Italian subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator survey: “S-ICD, why not?” showed that 89% of all ICD-indicated patients were eligible to receive an S-ICD.1


Dr. Theuns was chairing the S-ICD symposium at Cardiostim: Advanced and Less Invasive Approaches for Sudden Death Prevention in the Era of Personalized Medicine.


Dr. Steffel, Dr. Botto, Prof. Morgan, Prof. Probst, Prof. Zamorano and Prof. Hatala share their view on the importance of implementing the new ESC Guidelines, with the inclusion of Subcutaneous ICD’s.  


3-Yrs of follow-up in ~1000 patients demonstrates S-ICD safety & efficacy is comparable to TV-ICDs while avoiding the serious complications associated with having a lead in the heart.