Beautiful uncancelled certificate from the Cardiac Control Systems issued in 1996. This historic document was printed by American Banknote Company and has an ornate border around it with a vignette of the company logo. This item has the signatures of the Company's President and Secretary and is over 11 years old.
CCS designed, developed, manufactureed, marketed and sold a broad line of implantable cardiac pacemakers, implantable pacemaker leads, and related products. The company also manufactured the first single lead for A-V synchronous pacing, which replaced the conventional two lead system for a substantial portion of the market. It had been proven to significantly enhance patient care, and provided for faster, easier and more cost effective implantation. In 1996, the worldwide market for pacemakers was estimated at $2 billion.