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 | December 11, 2014

December 11, 2014 — Researchers at Okayama University in collaboration with several medical centers in Japan have...

3-D Printing, Congenital heart, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
News | December 01, 2014

December 1, 2014 — Physician-researchers from the Cardiac Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)...

News | November 21, 2014

November 21, 2014 — A coordinated emergency response by healthcare teams to treat heart attack patients meant faster...

News | November 03, 2014

November 3, 2014 — A diverse group of uncommon congenital heart defects and genetic conditions may put a child in...

News | October 21, 2014

October 21, 2014 — A research study published in the July issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology...

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,...

DNA, sudden cardiac death
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...

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...
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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