Helpful Websites

Below is a list of links to other Medtronic and non-Medtronic websites covering cardiac rhythm device therapy and cardiology healthcare topics for clinicians and patients. These links are provided for your convenience. Medtronic is not responsible for the content on sites not hosted or created by Medtronic, Inc., nor does it endorse the content on non-Medtronic sites. All links are provided for general reference only.

Medtronic Patient Education Website
Resources for patients on health conditions, therapies, and devices


Traveling with Confidence Website
Information for patients with implanted Medtronic devices who wish to travel


Ask the ICD  Patient Website
Q&A for patients about living with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator




Monitor Your Heart Patient Website
Patient information on short- and long-term continuous heart monitoring

Q&A for patients about pacemakers




CareLink Network Patient Information Site

Communication center for patients with Medtronic cardiac devices monitored remotely via the CareLink Network


American Heart Association

Information on an array of heart conditions, including arrhythmias, cardiac arrest, and heart failure


Heart Failure Info

Information about living with heart failure, including diagnosis, treatment, and patient resources 


Sudden Cardiac Arrest Advice

Information about sudden cardiac arrest, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and living with cardiac arrest


National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Health Topics

Information on heart and blood vessel diseases and conditions, including arrhythmias, atrial fibrillation, carotid artery disease, heart block, heart valve disease, and long QT syndrome


Cardiac Rhythm General

Medtronic Device Features
Information on Medtronic’s CRHF device features including programming, feature operation, clinical evidence, examples, and comparison of features across models



Medtronic Manual Library

A website to view, download, print, or order technical manuals for Medtronic devices


Product Performance eSource

Information pertinent to assessing the performance of Medtronic pacemakers, ICDs, CRT devices, and implantable pacing and defibrillation leads


Cardiac Diagnostics

Cardiac Diagnostics & Monitoring Clinician Website
Information for healthcare professionals about Medtronic cardiac diagnostics and monitoring products



Connected Care

MyCareLink Patient Monitor Website
Information about remote monitoring for patients, caregivers, clinicians, and administrators


Medtronic CareLink Network

Remote monitoring site for healthcare professionals with CareLink accounts


CareLink Network Patient Information Site
Communication center for patients with Medtronic cardiac devices monitored remotely via the CareLink Network


SureScan MRI Pacing System

Find an MRI center

MR imaging centers accepting patients with a SureScan™ pacing system



MRI SureScan Website
Comprehensive information for clinicians and patients on Medtronic’s MR-conditional products





Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators

Ask the ICD Clinician Page
A section on the Ask the ICD patient website where clinicians can request updates and submit feedback


Clinical Trials Registry and Database
Searchable registry and database of federally and privately supported clinical trials in the United States and around the world


Medtronic Clinical Trials Registry

Information about clinical studies that are sponsored by Medtronic, Inc. and registered on


Equator—Enhancing the Quality and Transparency of Health Research

Online resource for good reporting that includes tools for writing medical journal manuscripts


CONSORT—Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials

Initiatives developed to alleviate the problems arising from inadequate reporting of randomized controlled trials


STROBE—STrengthening the Reporting of OBservational studies in Epidemiology

Guidance on how to report observational research


American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)
Explore over 300 continuing education offerings


Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) 
"Find a CME Provider" page
Search by state for CME providers in your area


European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC)

Browse for CME and continuing education credit programs sponsored by third-party organizations


Heart Rhythm Society

Information about CME credit for scientific sessions and online courses



Visible Heart
Visualization of the inner workings and anatomical features of a beating heart


Last updated: 
01 Dec 2014