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How Device Longevity Impacts Long-Term Costs


According to this model, with a Medtronic Protecta XT CRT-D, the patient would need seven surgeries. With a Boston Scientific Dynagen X4 CRT-D featuring EnduraLife™ Battery Technology, she would only need a total of two surgeries. That's a big difference with substantial cost and health implications for the patient.

  

Estimated Number of Devices Over Patient Life Expectancy

Patient Age at First Implant Procedure: 54 Years



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