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Latest Ventricular fibrillation Stories

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

2012-01-11 10:02:54

Patients hospitalized after a heart attack who had blood potassium levels of between 3.5 and less than 4.5 mEq/L (milliEquivalents per liter) had a lower risk of death than patients with potassium levels that were higher or lower than this range.

2011-12-09 11:58:34

Thanks to a new study from Columbia Engineering School, doctors may now be able to diagnose in their offices non-periodic arrhythmias—noninvasively and at low cost—within a single heartbeat.

2011-11-23 12:07:43

Only a few decades ago, sudden cardiac arrest was a death sentence.

2011-11-16 08:46:15

About 7 percent of people in the U.S. who have sudden cardiac arrest outside of the hospital survive to hospital discharge, and according to this study, a wearable defibrillator can prevent sudden death in these people.

2011-11-14 22:30:35

Cardiomyopathy is common among cardiac arrest survivors.

2011-11-14 11:30:30

A wearable defibrillator can prevent sudden death in people with dangerous heart arrhythmias.

2011-09-30 05:41:03

Painful jolts are so yesterday! Each year in the United States, more than 200,000 people have a cardiac defibrillator implanted in their chest to deliver a high-voltage shock to prevent sudden cardiac death from a life-threatening arrhythmia.


Latest Ventricular fibrillation Reference Libraries

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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