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Medtronic Pain Medication Infusion Pump Linked to Two Deaths

The SynchroMed II infusion pump, an implantable device that slowly injects pain medication into a patient’s spinal canal, has been deemed responsible for the...

Medtronic’s HeartWare Unit Recalls Ventricular Assist Device

Medtronic subsidiary, HeartWare International, has recalled HeartWare Ventricular Assist Devices (HVAD) over problems with driveline connector tubes in select units. This may cause the...

Medtronic Recalls Certain Neurovascular Products Due to Blood Clot Risk

Certain lots of four Medtronic neurovascular products are being recalled because they may present a risk of blood clots. The coating on the devices,...

Insertable Cardiac Monitor Maker Alerts Patients to Premature Notification Glitch

A hazard alert by Medtronic's Australia was issued due to a monitoring device system that was prematurely triggering a warning in the insertable cardiac...

European Regulator Recommends Suspension of Medtronic InductOs Bone Growth Device

Europe's medical device regulator has recommended the suspension of marketing authorization for Medtronic's InductOs, an implant to help bone development, pending the resolution of...