Sudden Cardiac Arrest

This channel includes news and new technology innovations about Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), or sudden cardiac death (SCD). 

Videos | February 22, 2018

This video details the first use of a new protocol at The Ohio State University’s Wexner Medical Center to start...

New Protocol Gives Patients Fighting Chance to Survive Cardiac Arrest
News | ECMO Systems | February 22, 2018

February 22, 2018 — When someone goes into...

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...

Feature | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 — Overall survival has improved for the about 200,000 patients experiencing in-hospital cardiac...

FDA Issues Safety Communication on Zoll LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator
News | Wearable Sensors | January 22, 2018

January 22, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced last week it is providing information and...

Zoll and Myant Enter Strategic Research and Development Collaboration
News | Wearable Sensors | December 28, 2017

December 28, 2017 — Zoll Medical Corp. and Myant, Inc., a high-tech advanced manufacturing company, announced they...

ECG Study of NBA Players Shows Need for Sport-Specific Normative Data and Guidelines
News | ECG | December 08, 2017

December 8, 2017 — Cardiologists at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center compared...

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Seven Times Higher Among Younger Diabetics. Zoll
News | November 25, 2017

November 25, 2017 — Children and young adults with diabetes may be seven times more likely to die from sudden...

Societies Detail Treatment for Patients With Ventricular Arrhythmias
News | EP Lab | October 30, 2017

October 30, 2017 — The American College of Cardiology, along with the American Heart Association and the Heart...

MRI May Predict Neurological Outcomes for Cardiac Arrest Survivors
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 — Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-based measurements of the functional connections in the brain...

Zoll Canada Equipping Province of Québec Paramedic Services with X Series Monitor/Defibrillators
News | Defibrillator Monitors | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — Zoll Canada, a subsidiary of Zoll Medical Corp., announced it has won the tender to equip all...

Health Insurance Expansion Linked to Fewer Sudden Cardiac Arrests
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | July 11, 2017

July 11, 2017  – The incidence of...

European Heart Rhythm Association Launches Cardiac Arrest First Responder App
News | Mobile Devices | June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017 — A novel smartphone application has been developed that can direct first responders to...

Cedars-Sinai Team Develops New Sudden Cardiac Arrest Risk Assessment Score
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | June 26, 2017

June 26, 2017 — A Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute investigator and his team have developed a new risk assessment tool...

wearable defibrillators prevent sudden cardiac death in pediatric patients
Feature | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017 — A new study shows that the use of a wearable cardioverter defibrillator (WCD) is safe and effective...

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