FARMINGTON, Conn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--BroadcastMed, Inc. is proud to present a new video in which cardiac electrophysiologist David Mok, MD, performs a CRT-D Pulse Generator Replacement using the PEAK PlasmaBlade, an advanced, low-temperature electrosurgical dissection instrument. Dr. Mok describes his clinical technique as well as the advantages of using this instrument during device replacement.
The PEAK PlasmaBlade operates in a temperature range of 40-170°C compared to traditional electrosurgical instruments that can reach 200-350°C, reducing the potential for thermal damage to transvenous leads.
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About Medtronic Advanced Energy
Medtronic Advanced Energy is dedicated to developing technology that improves outcomes for doctors and their patients. The company’s electrosurgical products are designed to assist surgeons during a variety of procedures, including orthopaedic, spinal, surgical oncology, plastic/reconstructive, and ENT applications.
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