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 | April 30, 2013

April 30, 2013 — Philips Healthcare has completed patient enrollment in the CHILL-MI...

News | April 22, 2013

April 22, 2013 —  Zoll Medical Corp. has entered into an agreement with Reflectance Medical Inc. to develop and...

Zoll wearable defibrillator

The LifeVest protects patients from sudden cardiac death following a heart attack, before or after bypass surgery or stent placement, and for those with cardiomyopathy or congestive heart failure.

Feature | March 06, 2013 | Jack Collier, M.D., and Derek Norman, M.D., Oklahoma Heart Hospital

Oklahoma Heart Hospital (OHH), Oklahoma’s first dedicated heart hospital, has excelled at creating quality outcomes...

Technology | January 09, 2013

Zoll’s RescueNet 12-Lead is a free and versatile transmission system that allows healthcare providers to receive and...

News | December 19, 2012

December 19, 2012 — Hospitalized children who suffer cardiac arrest are nearly three times more likely to survive...

Technology | December 18, 2012

December 18, 2012 — Zoll Medical Corp. announced that its new U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared ...

Feature | July 13, 2012

July 13, 2012 ? An otherwise healthy pregnant woman who suffered cardiac arrest and was resuscitated,...

News | June 21, 2012

 

June 21, 2012 — Zoll Medical Corporation, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software...

The AED Plus from Zoll

News | March 13, 2012

March 13, 2012 — Asahi Kasei Corp. and Zoll Medical Corp. jointly announced that Asahi Kasei will acquire Zoll for...

Technology | March 12, 2012

March 12, 2012 — Philips introduced the tactically enhanced HeartStart MRx...

Technology | March 01, 2012

March 1, 2012 — Philips announced the launch of HeartStart XL+, a crash cart...

News | February 16, 2012

February 16, 2012 — Velomedix Inc., a clinical stage medical device company, received investigational device...

The Physio-Control 15 defibrillator-monitor aids emergency care for advanced life support, integrating Masimo Rainbow SET technology that monitors SpO2, carbon monoxide and methemoglobin, includes a metronome to guide CPR compressions and provides an option to escalate energy to 360J.

Feature | February 01, 2012 | Dave Fornell

The key players in the U.S. defibrillator-monitor market are Physio-Control, Philips and Zoll. These systems offer...

Case Study | February 01, 2012

Sudden cardiac arrest and acute myocardial infarction are two of the largest public health problems facing Western...

News | January 26, 2012

January 26, 2012 — The RhinoChill IntraNasal cooling system has been nominated for one of the European medical...

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