Signal: WATCHMAN Implant

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Designed by Boston Scientific, the Watchman is designed to prevent people from having strokes. The small umbrella like implant is placed in the LAA, a small pouch in your heart that is there for unknown reasons, but it risks the chance of getting blood clots. The Watchman makes sure there’s no blood in the LAA by blocking it entirely. 92% of the people who got the Watchman are now of there medication.

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