A Full Portfolio of Lead Management Solutions: Make the Right Decision at the Right Time, for Every Patient
There are many reasons to consider lead extraction for your patients living with cardiac devices. CIED patients are enjoying longer lives than ever before, and at some point their leads may need to be replaced. In 2017, the Heart Rhythm Society established a Class I indication for discussing the risks of lead abandonment and the risks of lead extraction with patients.6 Understanding both courses of action is essential to making the right decision at the right time, for every patient.
Philips provides a broad portfolio of tools to address a wide range of clinical scenarios, including laser and mechanical devices:
- Laser lead extraction
- Mechanical lead extraction
- Occlusion balloon
- Lead locking device
- Manual dilator sheath