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Latest cardiac arrhythmias Stories

2014-03-28 08:26:58

SAN FRANCISCO, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iRhythm Technologies, a healthcare information services company, today announced new study findings that demonstrate the clinical utility of the ZIO Service for ruling in and ruling out cardiac arrhythmias in patients suspected of having the condition, following their discharge from the hospital emergency department (ED). The new findings appear in the March issue of the Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. "Each year, millions of...

2014-01-08 08:29:03

LOWELL, Mass., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoBionic(TM), an emerging digital health company focused on creating superior patient monitoring solutions for chronic disease management, today announced receipt of CE Mark for the MoMe(TM) System for cardiac arrhythmia monitoring. The MoMe System is the first universal remote patient monitoring platform with seamless transition between Holter, Event, and Mobile Cardiac Telemetry (MCT) modes. The innovative platform, which leverages Cloud...

2014-01-02 08:23:10

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iRhythm Technologies, a healthcare information services company, today announced that a prospective study by Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) has found that use of the company's ZIO Service significantly increased detection of cardiac arrhythmias, compared to use of the traditional Holter monitor. The findings, published and made publicly accessible online in the January issue of the American Journal of Medicine, underscore the...

2012-06-07 10:24:00

HOUSTON, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- eCardio Diagnostics (www.ecardio.com), a leading provider of remote cardiac arrhythmia monitoring, was among eight corporate sponsors teaming up with the Heart Rhythm Society to raise the level of awareness for heart rhythm disorders, particularly Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120427/MM96586LOGO) The campaign launched in conjunction with the Heart Rhythm 2012 Scientific Sessions...

2012-02-22 08:00:00

CLEVELAND, Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CardioInsight Technologies Inc., the leading developer of non-invasive electrocardiographic mapping technology, announced today that it has successfully completed the European commercial introduction of its ECVUE(TM) system to aid in the diagnosis of cardiac arrhythmias. St. Mary's Hospital in London, UK became the Company's first commercial customer. Drs. Prapa Kanagaratnam, Wyn Davies, Nick Peters, David Lefroy, Boon Lim and Shahnaz...

2011-08-31 23:31:06

Study shows noninvasive, fast way to map heart's electrical activity in one heartbeat Just one second, one heartbeat. That's what is needed for a new, noninvasive functional imaging technology to record data for locating the source in the heart of a dangerous cardiac arrhythmia called ventricular tachycardia (VT). VT is an abnormal, fast beating of the heart, which, if ignored, can lead to ventricular fibrillation, which causes some 400,000 cases of sudden death yearly in the United...

2010-05-13 09:34:00

WATERLOO, Belgium, May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - State-of-the-Art Irrigated Ablation Catheter Offers a Unique Design and Industry Leading Cooling Efficiency Biosense Webster, Inc., a worldwide leader in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, announced today the completion of the first clinical cases with the new THERMOCOOL(R) SF Irrigated Ablation catheter in the European Union, following recent CE Mark approval. The THERMOCOOL(R) SF catheter is the most advanced...

2010-03-01 15:01:00

MINNEAPOLIS, March 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ATS Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSI), manufacturer and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery products and services, today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040202/ATSILOGO) Fourth Quarter Results Revenue for the quarter was $18.7 million, or 3.7% higher, than the fourth quarter of 2008. On a constant currency basis, revenue growth for...

2010-01-21 05:30:00

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ATS Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSI), manufacturer and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery products and services, today announced its participation in the 46th Annual Meeting of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) and related company-sponsored events. The meeting is scheduled from January 25-27, 2010, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and serves as one of the year's key gatherings of cardiovascular surgeons from around the world. (Logo:...

2009-11-11 12:19:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Rochester Medical Center has announced the creation of a new center that will assist researchers studying the electrical activity of the heart with the goal of improving drug safety, understanding cardiac arrhythmias, and developing new electrocardiograph technologies. The Center for Quantitative Electrocardiology and Cardiac Safety -- funded by a $2.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health -- brings...