Product Recalls or Alerts

December 5, 2020 DEVICE ALERT: Boston Scientific has issued an advisory for 3 different significant issues related to S-ICD's EMBLEM S-ICDs
(Model A209 and A219) and associated lead (3501) for both battery depletion and failure to deploy shock issues. Patients are urged to contact their personal HCM care team including their Electrophysiologist to determine the best next steps. For more information, we encourage you to view this link and review both the letter to patients and the far more informative "Dear Doctor" letters. https://www.bostonscientific.com/.../product-advisories.html

All Patients are encouraged to use their remote monitoring as directed by their physician.


See the attached letters:

Lead alert:
Battery Depletion:
Overstressed