Guides and Brochures

Traveling?

Our Traveling Patient Clinic Locator helps you find clinics in select countries that work with certain St. Jude Medicalâ„¢ devices.

Education Opportunities

Patient Stories

Read about the experiences of arrhythmia patients and how treatment helped them.

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Tell Us Your Story

If you have benefited from one of our products, share your story and contact us.

Remote Monitoring, ICD and Pacemaker Information

View and print these guides and brochures to help you learn more about your condition, treatment and monitoring options, and recovery.

Guides

PDF Merlin@home™ Transmitter Model EX1150 Icon and Connections Guide (1.68 mb)
A patient-friendly icon and connections guide to the Merlin@home™ Transmitter model EX1150.

PDF Merlin@home™ Transmitter Model EX1150 Set-up Guide (1.68 mb) 
A patient-friendly set-up guide to the the Merlin@home™ Transmitter model EX1150.

PDF Merlin@home™ Transmitter Model EX1100 Quick Start Guide (883 kb)
A patient-friendly quick start guide to the Merlin@home™ Transmitter Model EX1100.

PDF Recovery and Rehabilitation Checklist (39.7 kb) 
A list of questions about what to expect during recovery and rehabilitation.

PDF Treatment Conversation Checklist (436 kb) 
A list of questions to ask your doctor about test results, the severity of your condition, your treatment options and what to expect during treatment.

PDF Treatment Questions to Ask Your Doctor (433 kb)
A list of questions to ask your doctor about your arrhythmia treatment.

Brochures

PDF Atrial Fibrillation Answers: A Patient Education Handbook on Electrophysiology (655 kb)
An explanation of what happens to your heart during atrial fibrillation, symptoms you might experience and treatment options, along with important frequently asked questions.

PDF Connecting With Your Doctor From Home (883 kb)
An explanation of remote monitoring and remote follow-up with the Merlin@home™ Transmitter, with answers to common questions.

PDF Guide to the Patient Notifier Feature (226 kb)
An explanation of the patient notifier feature of some pacemakers and ICDs, with answers to common questions.

PDF Living With Your ICD (341 kb)
Find answers to questions about ICDs, including about the implantation procedure, safety and use, and daily living with your device.

PDF Living With Your Pacemaker (345 kb)
Find answers to questions about ICDs, including about the implantation procedure, safety and use, and daily living with your device.

PDF Living With Your Child’s Pacemaker (1.41 mb)
Find answers to questions parents have when a child needs a pacemaker, including what to expect before, during and after surgery; permissible activities; and using certain types of mobile devices.

PDF Patient’s Guide to MRI Conditional Pacemakers (1.70 mb)
An explanation of why MRI Conditional products are important and what you need to know about getting an MRI scan.