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28 Sep, 2015, 12:00 BST New Survey Reveals True Impact of Severe Asthma on People's Lives

Work, social and family life all affected by severe asthma, many people report feelings of anxiety, depression and isolation as well Boston...


23 Jun, 2015, 15:12 BST Boston Scientific's EMBLEM™ S-ICD System Named Most Innovative Product at EHRA EUROPACE-CARDIOSTIM 2015

The new generation of subcutaneous defibrillators selected as most innovative in the field of cardiac electrophysiology. Attendees of EHRA...


27 May, 2015, 11:59 BST Boston Scientific Names Prof. John Mark Morgan as Senior Medical Director, Rhythm Management

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces the appointment of Professor John Mark Morgan as senior medical director, Rhythm Management,...


26 Jun, 2014, 09:54 BST Boston Scientific Welcomes New Guidance on the use of Cardiac Technologies for Patients With Arrhythmia or Heart Failure

Boston Scientific welcomes the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidance on the use of implantable cardioverter...


03 Jun, 2014, 09:19 BST Boston Scientific ofrece formación puntera a endoscopistas en las nuevas instalaciones de su Paris Institute

Boston Scientific refuerza su compromiso con la formación y la innovación a escala mundial Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) ha celebrado la...


15 May, 2014, 09:16 BST Boston Scientific Offers World Class Endoscopy Training at its Paris Institute for Advancing Science

Boston Scientific Reinforces Its Commitment to Global Education and Innovation Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) celebrated the opening of a...


08 Apr, 2014, 14:51 BST Boston Scientific and Amos Gazit Ltd Announce New Distribution Partnership Agreement in Israel

 Boston Scientific BV has signed a distribution partnership agreement with Amos Gazit Ltd in Israel. Under the new partnership, Amos Gazit Ltd will...


17 Sep, 2013, 09:47 BST Boston Scientific Reports Favorable Six-Month Results From Lotus™ Valve System Clinical Trial

REPRISE II Data Honored as Best Abstract 2013 at PCR London Valves Course Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) reported favorable six-month...


10 Sep, 2013, 07:00 BST The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Publishes Bronchial Thermoplasty Data Demonstrating Sustained Reduction in Severe Asthma Attacks Over Five Years

Unlike Medications Alone, Bronchial Thermoplasty Provides Benefits That Last for Years Rather Than Hours A breakthrough Boston Scientific technology...


04 Sep, 2013, 13:33 BST The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology Publishes Bronchial Thermoplasty Data Demonstrating Sustained Reduction In Severe Asthma Attacks Over Five Years

A breakthrough Boston Scientific technology for the treatment of severe asthma has been shown to be safe and effective over at least five years,...


26 Jun, 2013, 07:00 BST First Implant of Boston Scientific Vitalio(TM) Pacemaker Takes Place in Europe

The first patient implant of the Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) VITALIOTM pacemaker was performed at ZGT Hengelo in Hengelo, the...


25 Jun, 2013, 07:00 BST New Boston Scientific Pacemaker Family Features Technology for Adapting Pacing to Respiration

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is launching a new family of pacemakers in Europe. These pacemakers monitor respiration, adjust pacing...


24 Jun, 2013, 12:30 BST New Analysis Suggests Lower Electrode-Related Complication Rate for Boston Scientific S-ICD® System Versus Transvenous ICD Leads

Outcomes Follow Recent NICE Guidance Supporting Safety and Effectiveness of Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillators The Boston Scientific Corporation ...


29 Jan, 2013, 09:32 GMT New Survey Finds Chronic Pain Treatments Are Failing Sufferers Across Europe

Organizations Team up to Raise awareness and Make a Call to Action for European Governments to Develop Comprehensive Chronic Pain Treatment Programs...


04 Oct, 2012, 14:14 BST Boston Scientific Receives FDA Approval of First-In-Class S-ICD® System for Patients at Risk of Sudden Cardiac Arrest

S-ICD System is the World's First and Only Commercially Available Completely Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator The U.S. Food and Drug...


24 Sep, 2012, 12:31 BST Boston Scientific Launches New Implantable Defibrillation Lead in Europe and Asia

RELIANCE® 4-FRONT™ Lead Designed to Streamline Surgical Procedure for Treatment of Heart Failure and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Boston Scientific...


24 Sep, 2012, 07:00 BST Boston Scientific Launches Drug Eluting Stent Solution to Treat Severe Lesions Below the Knee

Innovative Stent Solution to treat patients with Critical Limb Ischemia Boston Scientific has launched in European countries the PROMUS ELEMENT™ PLUS ...


28 Aug, 2012, 08:00 BST PRECISION™ PLUS SPINAL CORD STIMULATOR System Receives CE Mark Approval as MRI Conditional

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has received CE Mark approval for use of its PRECISION™ PLUS SPINAL CORD STIMULATOR (SCS) System in...


27 Aug, 2012, 14:00 BST Boston Scientific WATCHMAN® Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device Receives CE Mark Approval For Expanded Use

Newly Revised European Society of Cardiology Guidelines Include LAA Closure Devices European regulators have approved an expanded indication for the...


27 Aug, 2012, 08:00 BST PRECISION™ PLUS SPINAL CORD STIMULATOR System Receives CE Mark Approval for Peripheral Nerve Stimulation

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) has received CE Mark approval for use of its PRECISION™ PLUS SPINAL CORD STIMULATOR (SCS) System, the...


14 May, 2012, 07:00 BST Study of First-in-Class WATCHMAN® Device Shows 75 Percent Reduction in Stroke Risk in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation not Eligible for Oral Anticoagulation Therapy

Results Presented at Heart Rhythm Society from ASA Plavix Study Evaluating Boston Scientific Left Atrial Appendage Closure Device Boston Scientific...


03 Feb, 2012, 07:00 GMT Boston Scientific Announces CE Mark Approval and European Launch for New Infinion™ 16 Percutaneous Lead for Precision Plus™ Spinal Cord Stimulator System

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) announces CE Mark approval of the Infinion™ 16 Percutaneous Lead for its Precision Plus™ Spinal Cord...