Healthcare Professionals

MEET MICRA

A new pacemaker that’s miniaturized, sophisticated, and self-contained.

THE WORLD’S SMALLEST PACEMAKER.1

Unlike other pacemakers, Micra is completely self-contained, implanted directly in the heart without leads.

  • 93% smaller than conventional pacemakers2
  • Designed to eliminate pocket- and lead-related complications3
  • FDA approved for 1.5 T or 3 T MRI scans4

References

1

Nippoldt, Doug; Whiting, Jon. Micra Transcatheter Pacing System: Device Volume Characterization Comparison. November 2014. Medtronic Data on File.

2

Williams, Eric; Whiting, Jon. Micra Transcatheter Pacing System Size Comparison. November 2014. Medtronic Data on File.

3

Udo EO, Zuithoff NP, van Hemel NM, et al. Incidence and predictors of short- and long-term complications in pacemaker therapy: the FOLLOWPACE study. Heart Rhythm. May 2012;9(5):728-735.

4

Reynolds DW, Duray GZ, Omar R, et al. A Leadless Intracardiac Transcatheter Pacing System. N Engl J Med. February 11, 2016;374(6):533-541.