Medtronic’s MICRA AV is the next step in the industry’s race to develop a completely leadless dual chamber pacemaker. MICRA AV has internal sensing algorithms that detect atrial contractions and adjust pacing in the ventricle to coordinate with the atrium in patients with AV Block.
Key to the success of leadless pacing technology is the demonstrated 63% reduction in major complications compared to regular pacemakers. Scars, infection, pocket erosion, venous thromboembolism or obstruction, and tricuspid regurgitation are reduced or eliminated because there is no open surgical wound and no pacemaker leads.
The Electrophysiology team is relentlessly dedicated to developing Chester County Hospital into a regional center of excellence for Heart Rhythm Management.
Their ability to provide the industry’s latest technology and treatment techniques along with Chester County Hospital’s hallmark individualized, quality care, allows our community members to stay right here in Chester County for cutting edge Heart Rhythm Management.
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