LifePak, AED, sudden cardiac arrest, defibrillator, automatic external defibrillator

A Physio-Control LifePak CR Plus defibrillator shown in use during a hand-off to paramedics, who use larger, more sophisticated defibrillator-monitors (behind gloved paramedic).

Feature | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | September 28, 2016 | Allied Market Research

Automated external defibrillators (AED) are portable and lightweight devices used to deliver an electric shock...

BioTelemetry, CE Mark, Holter analysis software
News | Holter Monitoring Systems | September 27, 2016

September 27, 2016 — BioTelemetry Inc. announced in late August that the company has received CE mark approval of...

Robert M. Califf, FDA commissioner, future of cardiovascular medicine, JACC column
News | Business | September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016 — Technology advances coupled with increased use of social media and personal devices could offer...

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 13, 2016

September 13, 2016 — Results from a new study suggest that small molecules known as microRNAs may be part of the...

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 13, 2016

September 13, 2016 — Findings from a small...

AMSSM, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, cardiovascular screening, athletes, position statement
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 13, 2016

September 13, 2016 — The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) last week released a new position...

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | September 12, 2016

September 12, 2016 — A Saint Louis University researcher has received a grant to...

Prevencio, clinical and multi-protein test panel, obstructive coronary artery disease, data presentation, European Society of Cardiology, ESC Congress
News | Blood Testing | September 08, 2016

September 8, 2016 — Prevencio Inc. announced that data on its new clinical and multi-protein panel to...

MRI brain scan of a 26-day-old neonate with Zika virus. It shows septation in the ventricle at the arrow. See more Zika radiology images at http://pubs.rsna.org/doi/full/10.1148/radiol.2016161584.

 

News | Cardiovascular Surgery | August 26, 2016

August 26, 2016 — As a further safety measure against the emerging Zika virus outbreak, the U.S. Food and Drug...

aortic dissection, family history, same age, clinical study, John A. Elefteriades, Annals of Thoracic Surgery
News | Structural Heart | August 25, 2016

August 25, 2016 — People with a family member who had an...

Mayo Clinic, blood test, heart attack risk, plasma ceramides
News | Cardiac Diagnostics | August 24, 2016

August 24, 2016 — Mayo Clinic has launched a new type of...

Apollo astronauts, cardiovascular death, FSU study, Florida State University, cosmic radiation

International Space Station image courtesy of NASA

News | Cardiac Diagnostics | August 24, 2016

August 24, 2016 — Members of the successful Apollo space program are experiencing...

News | Heart Failure | August 23, 2016

August 23, 2016 — A new study of more than 13,000 people has found that so-called morbid obesity appears to stand...

TAILOR-PCI study, antiplatelet medication, genotype, NHLBI grant
News | Antiplatelet and Anticoagulation Therapies | August 18, 2016

August 18, 2016 — Researchers at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, Toronto, and at Mayo Clinic are leading the Tailored...

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