Resuscitation Devices

There are many kinds of resuscitation devices that aim to initiate spontaneous breathing by mechanically ventilating the lungs.

Compression-Only CPR Increases Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Survival
News | Resuscitation Devices | April 02, 2019
April 2, 2019 — A Swedish review of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest data shows rates of bystander cardiopulmonary...
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | August 30, 2018
This is a 360 degree photo inside a Detroit Fire Department ambulance equipped with a new Zoll X Series defibrillator-...
100,000 Americans Learn Hands-Only CPR With AHA Training Kiosks
News | Resuscitation Devices | August 21, 2018
August 21, 2018 — More than 100,000 people have been trained in the life-saving skill of Hands-Only CPR since the...
Physio-Control Launches Newest Version of LUCAS Chest Compression System
Technology | Resuscitation Devices | April 27, 2018
April 27, 2018 — Physio-Control, now part of Stryker, announced its newest version of the LUCAS 3 Chest Compression...
Philips Recalls HeartStart MRx Defibrillator for Defect that May Cause Device Failure.
News | February 12, 2018
February 12, 2018 — Philips is recalling the HeartStart MRx Defibrillator due to a defect in the device's Gas Discharge...
sudden cardiac arrest, out-of-hospital, comatose patients, University of Arizona study, wake up
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | July 13, 2016
July 13, 2016 — Physicians may be drawing conclusions too soon about survival outcomes of patients who suffered a...
ResQCPR System, resuscitation devices, cardiac arrest, CPR, FDA
Technology | March 09, 2015
March 9, 2015 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Zoll's ResQCPR System, a system of two devices for...
Sudden cardiac arrest, resuscitation devices, AutoPulse, ZOLL

Image courtesy of Zoll

News | February 11, 2015
February 11, 2015 — Zoll Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions,...
Feature | January 27, 2015
January 27, 2015 — ECRI Institute has released an updated comparison on cardiac resuscitators used during...
Hemodynamic support devices, Resuscitation Devices, Zoll Medical Corp.

Image courtesy of Advanced Circulatory Systems

News | December 30, 2014
December 30, 2014 — Zoll Medical Corp. announced that it will acquire Advanced Circulatory Systems Inc. Founded in 1997...
News | November 21, 2014
November 21, 2014 — A coordinated emergency response by healthcare teams to treat heart attack patients meant faster...
News | May 16, 2014
May 16, 2014 — Advanced Circulatory, makers of medical devices providing Intrathoracic Pressure Regulation (IPR)...
therapeutic hypothermia, Philips InnerCool

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

Feature | February 03, 2014 | Dave Fornell
Use of therapeutic hypothermia is used to prevent neurological damage in patients who suffer sudden cardiac arrest (SCA...
resuscitation devices cath lab defibrillator monitors lucas device regions
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...
Technology | September 25, 2013
September 25, 2013 — Physio-Control launched its comprehensive solution designed to improve cardiac resuscitation in...