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 (bĕl′ō, bĕ′lo͝o), Carlos Felipe Ximenes Born 1948.
East Timorese Roman Catholic bishop. An outspoken critic of Indonesia's invasion and colonization of East Timor, he shared the 1996 Nobel Peace Prize with José Ramos-Horta.


(ˈbɛl oʊ)
Carlos Filepe Ximenes, born 1948, Indonesian bishop: Nobel peace prize 1996.
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announced today the commercial release of the Belos DR-T, the world's first dual-chamber, rate responsive implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) that is able to instantly and automatically notify a physician when a patient has received life-saving therapy -- without any involvement from the patient.
The Belos dual-chamber family received market approval from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on December 20, 2002.
Belos dual-chamber ICDs use SMART Detection(TM) and Redetection(TM), the most accurate and reliable AV discrimination features available to distinguish life-threatening arrhythmias from normal heart rhythms.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the commercial release of the Belos VR-T Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) with Home Monitoring technology.
With the exclusive Home Monitoring System, the Belos VR-T ICD is able to automatically transmit critical data about the patient's current condition to the physician's office, anytime, anywhere.
Like other members of the BIOTRONIK ICD family, Belos VR-T has a full feature set, including tiered therapy and a sophisticated tachyarrhythmia diagnostic package.
implantation of Belos VR-T, the world's only state-of-the-art ICD featuring the company's exclusive Home Monitoring Technology.
The extremely compact (39cc/12mm) Belos VR-T ICD is a full-featured device with tiered therapy and a sophisticated tachyarrhythmia diagnostic package.
The Belos VR-T is equipped with a transmitter that automatically sends diagnostic data to the attending physician via the BIOTRONIK Home Monitoring System.
The patient received the Belos VR-T to treat his arrhythmias and prevent sudden cardiac death.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Belos VR implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD).
The approval represents a significant milestone for the company, as Belos VR completes BIOTRONIK's line of downsized rate-adaptive ICDs.