ST. JUDE MEDICAL ANNOUNCES FDA APPROVAL AND U.S. MARKET LAUNCH OF THE MERLIN PATIENT CARE SYSTEM
St. Jude Medical today announced FDA approval and market launch of its Merlin Patient Care System, a universal programmer for implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) and pacemakers. The system is designed to help physicians more efficiently conduct
tests, analyze therapeutic and diagnostic data, and program implanted devices
for optimal patient care.