ECG Wireless Remote Access

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for ECG monitoring services that allow physicians to measure a patient's heart rhythm over a period of time using wireless remote access.

The LIFENET system can send ECGs to physicians PDA devices so a STEMI diagnosis can be made prior to a patients arrival.

Feature | July 20, 2009 | Dave Fornell
The use of remote, prehospital ECG transmission systems by emergency medical services (EMS) can help quickly identify...
Technology | June 19, 2009
June 19, 2009 – HealthFrontier Inc., together with its technology partner, et medical devices SpA, Italy, yesterday...
News | June 04, 2009
June 4, 2009 - LifeSync Corp. this week said Florida Hospital in Orlando completed implementation of the LifeSync...
News | June 02, 2009
June 2, 2009 - Transoma Medical Inc., manufacturer of Sleuth and Sleuth AT wireless, automated implantable cardiac...
News | May 18, 2009
May 18, 2009 – At Heart Rhythm 2009 last week Biotronik said it completed the first enrollment in the pivotal phase of...
News | May 14, 2009
May 14, 2009 - St. Jude Medical Inc. yesterday announced European CE mark approval of its Accent RF pacemaker and...
Technology | April 22, 2009
April 22, 2009 - Corventis Inc. this week released a non-invasive, wireless cardiac monitor system, AVIVO Mobile...
Technology | April 02, 2009
The mVisum STEMI Alert System allows transmission of ECGs and other patient data directly to a physician's Blackberry...
Technology | April 01, 2009
April 1, 2009 - Mortara Instrument unveiled its new go wireless technology platform with the introduction of its...
News | March 19, 2009
March 19, 2009 - Sorin Group and Orange Business Services today entered into an agreement to develop and service a...
Technology | March 13, 2009
March 13, 2009 - Medical testing meets medical texting with the FDA’s clearance of GE Healthcare’s latest ECG (...

Philips HeartStart MRx enables paramedics to acquire and wirelessly transmit a suspected STEMI patients 12-lead ECG data to the emergency department.

Feature | March 09, 2009 | Eric Powers, M.D., medical director of The Heart and Vascular Center, MUSC
Door-to-balloon time can be used as a quality measure for hospitals in their level of excellence in caring for...
Technology | November 23, 2008
Said to be the first Web-based system of its kind, LIFENET STEMI Management Solution from Physio-Control allows...

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano in Plano, TX, said the entire hospital was designed around a patient-centered concept. Since it opened in January 2007, it has had outstanding patient satisfaction scores.

Feature | October 30, 2008 | Dave Fornell
This summer we asked readers of Diagnostic & Invasive Cardiology to submit the names and feats of the most...
News | September 11, 2008
September 12, 2008 - St. Jude Medical Inc. yesterday said the FDA cleared its SJM Confirm implantable cardiac monitor (...