World’s first wireless pacemaker gives patient new freedom

August 31, 2009

After relying on a pacemaker for 20 years, Carol Kasyjanski has become the world’s first recipient of a wireless pacemaker that allows her doctor to monitor her health from afar – over the Internet. When Kasyjanski heads to St. Francis Hospital in Rosyln, New York, for a routine check-up, about 90 per cent of the [...]

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