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DUBLIN, January 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zv6n5c/automated) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis
Heart Smart Technology, also known as Heartsmart.com, a distributor of automatic external defibrillators and supplies, will be donating an AED each month in 2014 to provide lifesaving technology
Foundation working to make the life-saving devices as common as fire extinguishers LEGAL, AB, Jan.
AED.com donated an AED to Camp del Corazon, a camp established for young people suffering from heart disease and related ailments. Brentwood, TN (PRWEB) January
Harris Interactive national survey gauges where the American public expects life-saving equipment to be available if and when Sudden Cardiac Arrest strikes PHILADELPHIA, Jan.
Doctor Kenneth Yamamura and Doctor Asad Sawar performed the procedure on two patients, successfully implanting the Boston Scientific S-ICD System, a new solution for at risk heart patients.
HeartSmart.com announces HeartSmartPro.com, an AED program management service that provides everything needed to maintain and manage an AED program.
DXE Medical, Inc.
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...
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...