Tag: heart

FDA Recalls Pacemakers Due to Hacking Vulnerability

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a recall for almost half a million pacemakers due to vulnerabilities discovered in the software that would...

Hypertension – The Silent Killer

Which of the following conditions is known as the "silent killer"? Heart Arrhythmia High Cholesterol Hypertension Hemolytic Anemia Answer: Hypertension  Hypertension (high blood pressure) is one...

FDA Issues Alert for Pacemakers That Fail Without Warning

For What Type of Implant did the FDA Issue a Warning? Breast Implant Pacemaker Gastric Bypass Brain Implant Answer: Pacemaker St. Jude Medical reports that two deaths...