[Implantable loop recorders of the Reveal family (Medtronic)]

Herzschrittmacherther Elektrophysiol. 2016 Dec;27(4):333-336. doi: 10.1007/s00399-016-0467-x. Epub 2016 Nov 22.
[Article in German]


This review explains the implantable loop recorders Medtronic Reveal XT and Medtronic Reveal LINQ. Technical specifications of the two devices are described in great detail. Additional tips for implantation as well as device programming are given including specific considerations of follow-up.

Keywords: Arrhythmia; Atrial fibrillation; Embolic stroke of unknown source (ESUS); Implantable loop recorder; Syncope.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac / diagnosis*
  • Diagnosis, Computer-Assisted / instrumentation*
  • Diagnosis, Computer-Assisted / methods
  • Electrocardiography, Ambulatory / instrumentation*
  • Electrocardiography, Ambulatory / methods
  • Equipment Design
  • Equipment Failure Analysis
  • Germany
  • Humans
  • Information Storage and Retrieval / methods*
  • Technology Assessment, Biomedical
  • Telemetry / instrumentation*
  • Telemetry / methods
  • Wireless Technology / instrumentation