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Latest cardiac dysrhythmia Stories

2015-02-27 23:05:46

Throughout the year, Parent Heart Watch will release "10 Lists of 10" to raise awareness of sudden cardiac arrest in youth.

2015-02-17 08:33:57

Versant Ventures, Frazier Healthcare and BioMed Ventures join existing investor Sante Ventures in Series B financing round LA JOLLA, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-11 00:21:06

Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation Partners with Senator Robert Menendez and Representatives Lois Capps and Bill Pascrell on Legislation Protecting Young Athletes from Sudden Cardiac Death

2015-02-02 08:30:37

Study shows nerve regeneration therapy provides resistance to the development of dangerous heart rhythms following a heart attack PORTLAND, Ore., Feb.

2015-01-31 23:02:36

Glen Lerner Injury Attorneys give back by sponsoring a free sports physical and heart screening event on January 31, 2015 for Las Vegas student-athletes.

2015-01-31 12:20:21

DALLAS, January 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SOURCE Life Science Industry Research

2015-01-29 16:27:21

OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sudden Cardiac Arrest can strike at any time and at any age. A new bill supported by Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John D.

2015-01-29 08:33:46

Only Smart Phone Based ECG Device that Can Provide Multiple Types of ECG Analysis SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.

2015-01-23 23:01:03

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Atrial Fibrillation – Pipeline Review, H1 2015” to its store.


Latest cardiac dysrhythmia Reference Libraries

Echocardiogram
2013-07-29 11:11:00

An echocardiogram is a test that, much like an ultrasound, uses sound waves to create a moving image of the heart. The most common type of echocardiogram is performed transthoracic, meaning the image is taken through a probe against the chest. A TTE does not involve radiation and is a very safe procedure. A cardiac sonographer will put a gel on the patient's chest and move the transducer around different areas, including directly anterior to the breastbone, inferior and lateral to the right...

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
2013-04-30 13:21:44

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is an emergency procedure performed in an effort to preserve brain function and manually pump blood through to the body’s vital organs, until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous circulation. CPR is indicated in cardiac arrest patients, but may also be performed on patients with an unresponsive presentation or those experiencing agonal breaths or severe and prolonged arrhythmias such as bradycardia or tachycardia. The first...

Precordial Thump
2012-12-31 12:53:08

The precordial thump is an application of mechanical energy through a calculated strike to the torso when in a specific fatal heart rhythm. This procedure is used in very specific circumstances by highly trained health professionals with ACLS certifications. The Procedure While in the presence of a patient that is suffering a potentially fatal heart rhythm, a medical provider can strike a calculated point on the sternum to disrupt that rhythm. The energy transferred by the provider is...

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