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Why Do So Many Cardiac Arrest Cases Strike In The Morning?
2013-09-09 04:27:27

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Researchers have discovered a protein that is responsible for regulating the heart’s electrical activity and could help explain why so many instances of cardiac arrest or sudden cardiac death (SCD) occur in the morning. Dr. Mukesh Jain, director of the Case Cardiovascular Research Institute at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and his colleagues discovered that KLF15 occurs in the body in levels that rise and...

2013-08-27 23:19:33

Transparency Market Research adds new "Automated External Defibrillator Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/automated-external-defibrillator.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Over the recent years, global automated external defibrillators (AED) have witnessed double digit growth rate owing to the factors such as...

2012-10-10 04:02:07

Arizona Arrhythmia Consultants Investigators for only Implantable Heart Defibrillator System that is entirely placed Under the Skin, Without any Direct Contact with the Heart gets FDA Approval fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements 9/28/2012 Chicago Tribune, Forbes, Bloomberg, FDA, The Washington Post Scottsdale, Arizona (PRWEB) October 09, 2012 Drs. Thomas Mattioni and David Riggio, clinical investigators in Arizona of the novel Subcutaneous Implantable Defibrillator...

2012-08-07 22:07:19

Implantable cardioverter defibrillators account for one-third of the decrease in cardiac arrests caused by ventricular fibrillation in North-Holland, according to research in Circulation, an American Heart Association journal. VF is an abnormal heart rhythm that makes the heart quiver so it can't pump blood. ICDs are small electronic devices implanted in the chest that detect potentially fatal abnormal heart rhythms and try to stop them with electric shocks. Generally, only people with...

2012-05-10 14:06:36

A new way to predict the risk of sudden cardiac arrest has been identified by translational medicine researchers at UB New research from the University at Buffalo suggests that cardiologists may have a new way to identify patients who are at the highest risk of sudden cardiac arrest, and the most likely to benefit from receiving an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD). ICDs are used to prevent sudden cardiac arrest in patients with advanced heart disease, but many patients' devices...

2012-02-10 08:00:00

To celebrate Valentine´s Day and to help fight Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA), Soma Technology is offering the ZOLL AED Plus, an Automated External Defibrillator, as an inventory reduction specially priced well below the retail. Not only does the AED Plus know when to use electrical shock during cardiac arrest, but it is also the first device of its kind to completely guide the rescuer through cardiac pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Bloomfield, CT (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 Sudden Cardiac...


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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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