Guides and Brochures

Traveling?

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

Education Opportunities

Patient Stories

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

CRT-P, CRT-D, PA Sensor and LVAD Information

View and print these guides and brochures to help you learn more about heart failure, cardiac resynchronization therapy pacemakers (CRT-P) and implantable cardioverter defibrillators (CRT-D), remote monitoring, pulmonary artery (PA) pressure monitors, and recovery after treatment.

Guides

PDF Questions to Ask (42.5 kb)
Bring this list of questions about heart failure to your next appointment with your doctor—and be sure to take notes during your conversation.

PDF Talking to Your Doctor: Treatment Conversation Checklist (42.7 kb)
Ask your doctor these questions about test results, the severity of your condition, treatment options and what to expect during treatment.

PDF Recovery Checklist (58.4 kb)
Use our checklist to plan for discussions with your doctor about recovery and rehabilitation.


Brochures

PDF Living With Your CRT Device (292 kb)
Find answers to questions about the CRT device implantation procedure, safety and use and daily living with your device.

PDF Living With Your CardioMEMS™ HF System (4.10 mb)
Find answers to questions about heart failure, how the CardioMEMS™ HF System (pulmonary artery pressure monitoring system) can help, including safety and use information, and how to use the at-home system.

PDF Connecting With Your Doctor From Home (393.13 kb)
An explanation of remote monitoring and remote follow-up with the Merlin@home™ Transmitter, with answers to common questions.