Implantable loop recorder

What is an implantable loop recorder?
An implantable loop recorder is a heart-monitoring device that continually records your heart rhythm for up to three years.  It records the electrical sig...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 6:47 AM
Why do I need an implantable loop recorder?
Other cardiac monitoring devices, such as an ECG or a Holter monitor, may not be able to answer questions about your heart that an implantable loop recorde...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 6:51 AM
Information on Implantable loop recorder and minor risks associated with it
There are a few minor risks with any surgery, including: Bleeding or bruising Infection (might require device removal) Mild pain at your implantati...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 6:54 AM
How to prepare for an implantable loop recorder procedure?
Follow the instructions of your healthcare team to prepare for this procedure. You may need to stop eating or drinking before midnight of your procedure. ...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 6:55 AM
What happens during a loop recorder implantation procedure?
Under normal circumstances, you can expect the following: Medicine may be given to you to help you relax. A local anesthetic will be given on the skin in...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 7:09 AM
What happens after a loop recorder implantation?
On the same day as the procedure, you will be able to return home. If you're in a lot of discomfort, talk to your doctor about getting some pain medi...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 7:08 AM
How does an implantable loop recorder work?
If an abnormal heartbeat is detected, the monitor will start recording on its own. Alternatively, you may be able to use a handheld device to start the mon...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 8:25 AM
Learn about my implantable loop recorder
Watch the video to learn more about the Reveal LINQ™ loop recorder Click here for more information about the Reveal LINQ™ https://www.medtronic.com/us...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 8:26 AM
How to set up a Reveal LINQ™ loop recorder at home
Fri, 1 Nov, 2019 at 12:53 PM
How do I prepare for an implantable loop recorder procedure?
On the day of your procedure, please report to the hospital main lobby reception desk and ask for directions to the Patient Access Center.  Please bring y...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 8:29 AM