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
www.Medtronic.com/Patients/index.htm
Resources for patients on health conditions, therapies, and devices

 

Traveling with Confidence Website
www.Medtronic.com/Traveling/
Information for patients with implanted Medtronic devices who wish to travel

 

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

 

 

 

Monitor Your Heart Patient Website
www.MonitorYourHeart.com/
Patient information on short- and long-term continuous heart monitoring

 

MyPacemaker.com
www.MyPacemaker.com

Q&A for patients about pacemakers

 

 

 

CareLink Network Patient Information Site
www.MyMedtronicCarelink.net/PatientInfo

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

 


American Heart Association
www.Heart.org

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

 

Heart Failure Info
www.heart-failure.co.uk/

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

 

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Advice
www.SuddenCardiacArrest.co.uk/

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

 

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Health Topics
www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/by-category/

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
http://Manuals.Medtronic.com/

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

 

Product Performance eSource
www.Medtronic.com/ProductPerformance/

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
www.MedtronicDiagnostics.com/
Information for healthcare professionals about Medtronic cardiac diagnostics and monitoring products

 

 

Connected Care

MyCareLink Patient Monitor Website
www.MedtronicHeart.com/
Information about remote monitoring for patients, caregivers, clinicians, and administrators

 

Medtronic CareLink Network
http://world.MedtronicCarelink.net/

Remote monitoring site for healthcare professionals with CareLink accounts

 

CareLink Network Patient Information Site
www.MyMedtronicCarelink.net/PatientInfo
Communication center for patients with Medtronic cardiac devices monitored remotely via the CareLink Network

 

SureScan MRI Pacing System

Find an MRI center
www.Medtronic.com/MRISureScan-US/MRI-Centers.html

MR imaging centers accepting patients with a SureScan™ pacing system

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators

Ask the ICD Clinician Page
www.AskTheICD.com/Clinicians
A section on the Ask the ICD patient website where clinicians can request updates and submit feedback

 

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

 

Medtronic Clinical Trials Registry
http://ClinicalTrials.medtronic.com/

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

 

Equator—Enhancing the Quality and Transparency of Health Research
www.Equator-Network.org/

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

 

CONSORT—Consolidated Standards of Reporting Trials
www.Consort-Statement.org/

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

 

STROBE—STrengthening the Reporting of OBservational studies in Epidemiology
www.Strobe-Statement.org/index.php?id=strobe-home

Guidance on how to report observational research

 

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)
www.AACN.org/cetestshome.aspx?pageid=305&menu=cetests
Explore over 300 continuing education offerings

 

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) 
"Find a CME Provider" page

www.accme.org/find-cme-provider
Search by state for CME providers in your area

 

European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC)
www.ebac-cme.org

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

 

Heart Rhythm Society
www.HRSonline.org/Education-Meetings/Certified-Education#axzz39dZeFtB8

Information about CME credit for scientific sessions and online courses

 

 

Visible Heart
www.VisibleHeart.com
Visualization of the inner workings and anatomical features of a beating heart

 

Last updated: 
01 Dec 2014