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2014-09-19 12:25:56

Almost 850 devices already installed with many more to come SPRUCE GROVE, AB, Sept. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health and the Heart and Stroke Foundation (HSF) were in Spruce Grove, Alberta today to announce the installation of five Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in the TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre. The Government and the HSF are aiming to equip all recreational arenas in Canada with the life-saving devices and provide training to use them. To date,...

2014-09-12 04:20:45

DALLAS, September 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketReportsOnline.com adds External Defibrillator Market in India 2014 and Cardiac Pacemaker Market in India 2014 research reports, of 77 pages and 56 pages respectively, to its store. The report titled Cardiac Pacemaker Market in India 2014 [http://www.marketreportsonline.com/353891.html ] analyses how the market for medical devices is gaining prominence within the healthcare sector in India and how cardiac devices has...

2014-09-11 16:27:25

Saving Lives with "Emerging Trends in Successful Sudden Cardiac Arrest Response Programs" to be Presented by FAA Manager Employee Safety/Health Services Holloway, EU Medical Director Braun REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Health and safety professionals attending the 2014 National Safety Council Congress and Expo (Sept. 13-17, San Diego) can learn how and why to implement WorkSafe(TM), a sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) response program used by the FAA, Google, Procter...

2014-08-27 08:26:55

Two Contracts for CPR/AED Training, Program Management will Help Boost Response Rates by 97 Percent REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Emergency University, a trailblazer in emergency response system design, blended emergency medical training and response technologies, was awarded two contracts for CPR/AED (automated external defibrillator) training from the Department of Homeland Security and Investigations and the Army Reserve 81(st) Regional Support Command...

2014-08-20 23:11:41

Leading Connecticut CPR training provider EMC is now offering AED sales, AED medical oversight/program management and CPR/AED certification to customers. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 EMC CPR & Safety Training, LLC is pleased to announce the expansion of its AED sales and program management services to Connecticut. EMC is an authorized provider of American Heart Association CPR/AED training. Based in New York City, EMC has been offering Connecticut CPR certification for several...

2014-08-18 16:23:43

Lega Nazionale Dilettante (LND) to purchase Cardiac Science Powerheart products through distributor Bioforma WAUKESHA, Wis., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Italian soccer leagues have been at the forefront of promoting automated external defibrillators (AEDs) at sporting events ever since 2012 when Piermario Morosini, a 25-year-old midfielder for Livorno, suffered sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) during a match and died. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080306/AQTH510LOGO An...

2014-08-04 12:26:21

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Cardiac Defibrillators - Emerging Markets (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa And South Korea), 2012-2018 http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/cardiac_defibrillators_emerging_markets_brazil_russia_india_china_south_africa_south_korea_2009_2015.html Global Market Watch: BRICSS Cardiac Defibrillators market value is expected to reach US$1.5 billion by 2016, primarily...

2014-06-09 08:30:45

LONDON, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: U.S. Market for Cardiac Rhythm Managment, Electrophysiology and Ablationhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/u_s_market_cardiac_rhythm_managment_electrophysiology_ablation.html In 2012, the U.S. market for cardiac rhythm management (CRM), electrophysiology and ablation devices market was valued at nearly $6.8 billion.The CRM, electrophysiology and ablation device...

2014-06-05 12:31:06

BLOOMINGTON-NORMAL, Ill., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Illinois firefighters and advocates from the American Heart Association applauded Governor Quinn for signing House Bill 3724 into law at the annual Associated Fire Fighters of Illinois convention in Bloomington-Normal. The legislation, which takes effect immediately, will require Illinois high schools to add Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) training to their curriculum....

2014-06-05 08:28:56

DUBLIN, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/spzxjm/defibrillators) has announced the addition of the "Defibrillators Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 This report provides an in-depth, comprehensive analysis of the global defibrillator market from three perspectives namely types of products, different...


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