By Ashik Siddique | Fri, 06/21/2013 - 15:50
Parkinson's disease patient Andrew Johnson recorded a video of what happens when he turns off his deep brain stimulation (DBS) pacemaker, demonstrating the dramatic relief his implant offers from motor symptoms.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Tue, 05/28/2013 - 16:17
American doctors blame FDA delays for keeping new, innovative medical devices out of the hands of patients who need them.
By Ashik Siddique | Sat, 05/25/2013 - 00:09
UCLA live-streamed the brain pacemaker implant surgery of Brad Carter, a Parkinson’s disease patient who played his guitar during the video.
By Nsikan Akpan | Thu, 05/16/2013 - 17:27
New security risks found in sensors for heart devices, consumer electronics
By Amber Moore | Mon, 12/17/2012 - 17:29
Researchers have found a way to turn ordinary heart muscle cells into pacemaker cells just by inserting a gene.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 12/10/2012 - 11:58
Researchers conducted "deep-brain stimulation" in an effort to help fight the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 10/17/2012 - 17:46
Researchers have found that, as pacemakers have become more technologically advanced, they have also made themselves more vulnerable.