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Boston Scientific Receives Prestigious 2013 Prix Galien Award For Best Medical Technology
Date:10/23/2013

NATICK, Mass., Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) S-ICD® System has received the Prix Galien USA 2013 Award for Best Medical Technology.  The S-ICD System is the world's first and only commercially available subcutaneous implantable defibrillator (S-ICD) that treats patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) without wires touching the heart.

As part of its ongoing mission to recognize the technical, scientific and clinical research skills necessary to develop innovative medicines, the Prix Galien USA committee last night honored excellence in scientific innovation that improves the state of human health at its seventh annual Prix Galien Awards Gala, held at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.                   

"We are thrilled to be recognized by the Galien Foundation and honored to be among such a prestigious group of recipients of this year's award," said Joe Fitzgerald, president, Cardiac Rhythm Management, Boston Scientific. "We strive to introduce innovative medical technologies that can help improve patient outcomes. The S-ICD System represents a truly innovative medical product and one that has been shown to be a great alternative to traditional ICDs for the treatment of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmias."

Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) occurs in approximately 350,000 patients annually in the United States.  Implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) have a demonstrable benefit in the prevention of SCD in patients secondary to a prior arrhythmic event. Conventional transvenous ICDs require leads to be implanted directly into the heart.  The S-ICD Syste
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