Sudden Cardiac Arrest

This channel includes news and new technology innovations about sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), which is also called sudden cardiac death (SCD). SCA occured when the heart suddenly ceases all electrical activity needed to keep the heart beating. Read more about the the condition from the Heart Rhythm Society.

News | October 13, 2014

Covidien announced that it has notified customers of a voluntary Field Safety Alert for certain Medi-Trace Cadence...

Feature | September 19, 2014

September 19, 2014 — According to a new study,...

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News | August 29, 2014
August 29, 2014 – A research study published in the July issue Journal of the American College of Cardiology reports...
News | August 15, 2014

August 15, 2014 — Zoll Medical Corp. announced its Japanese subsidiary, Asahi Kasei Zoll Medical (AZM), has received...

News | August 12, 2014

August 12, 2014 — A new study found that...

This study looked at ECG factors that lead to misinterpretation of STEMI heart attack diagnosis in a community hospital and EMS system, leading to inappropriate cardiac catheterizations.
Feature | ECG | July 31, 2014 | Samantha Avery, D.O., Nicholas Kotch, D.O., Anne Kroman, D.O., Ph.D., Ricarda White, D.O., Peter Wassmer, M.D., FACC

In a community hospital and emergency medical services (EMS) system, the standard 12-lead...

Technology | July 10, 2014

July 10, 2014 — Life Recovery Systems announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved two...

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Physio-Control's LifePAK15

Feature | Defibrillator Monitors | February 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell

For U.S. hospitals and emergency medical services (EMS) looking to upgrade their aging...

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The Philips InnerCool RTx system was used in the CHILL-MI study for use in STEMI patients.

Feature | February 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell
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BeneChill RhinoChill Therapeutic Hypothermia Cath Lab Intranasal Cooling System
News | January 22, 2014
January 22, 2014 — BeneChill Inc. received the 2014 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Leadership for...
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RhinoChill IntraNasal Cooling System

News | December 03, 2013

December 3, 2013 – With the benefits of conventional strategies for ...

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Feature | November 01, 2013
November 1, 2013 — A clinical trial shows...
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News | October 22, 2013

October 22, 2013 — A 56-year-old man who had a heart attack survived and is recovering at home after receiving two...

News | October 02, 2013

October 2, 2013 — Sudden cardiac death (SCD) is the leading cause of death in high school-aged athletes. To...

News | October 01, 2013

Oct. 1, 2013 – The Cardiovascular Research Foundation (CRF) announced the late breaking trials and first report...

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