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Reveal™ XT MRI Conditions for Use

The Reveal XT can be safely scanned in patients under the following conditions:

  • Patients must wait 6 weeks post-insertion before having an MRI scan.
  • Closed bore, cylindrical magnet with static magnetic field must be 1.5 T or 3.0 T.
  • Whole body gradient systems with gradient slew rate specification must be ≤200 T/m/s.
  • Whole body Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) as reported by the MRI equipment must be ≤2.0 W/kg; head SAR as reported by the MRI equipment must be ≤3.2 W/kg.
  • The uninterrupted duration of active scanning (when radio frequency (RF) and gradients are on) over the chest during MRI must not exceed 30 min.
  • If additional chest scans beyond 30 min are necessary, a waiting period of at least 10 min is required.

NOTE: To assure Reveal XT data is preserved, we recommend an in-office interrogation of the device using the 2090 programmer before completing the MRI. However, it is not necessary to delay the procedure if the interrogation was not performed.

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