Defibrillator

Utah State Basketball Player in Critical Condition

After John Berger collapsed at practice, training staff performed CPR and used a defibrillator to get him breathing again.

Posted Wednesday, December 5, 2012

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How to Spec a Prehospital Monitor/Defibrillator

Doing your research can make the cardiac monitor speccing process easier.

Posted Monday, November 19, 2012

FDA Approves Less-Invasive Heart Defibrillator

The new device uses wires that sit just below the skin's surface and don't need to be threaded through the heart's blood vessels.

Posted Monday, October 1, 2012

Chicago-Area Fire Department Getting New Defibrillators

Carpentersville bought three of the machines at a total cost of $72,440.95.

Posted Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Dallas Crews Alerted after Ambulance Break-In

As paramedics moved a patient on a stretcher into the hospital, the man opened a side door of the empty ambulance and took a $20,000 cardiac monitor/defibrillator, among other things.

Posted Monday, July 25, 2011

D.C. Hotel Executive Dies at Gym; Defibrillator Didn't Work

The batteries were dead and had been removed from the unit.

Posted Wednesday, June 29, 2011

AHA Study: Reduce Time between Compressions and Defibrillation

Study recommends that less than 10 seconds should elapse.

Posted Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Physio-Control Introduces New Hospital Solutions for LIFEPAK 15

LIFEPAK 15 monitor was designed as a platform that allows for continuous innovation

Posted Tuesday, May 3, 2011

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CPR-SF Technology Provides Instant Feedback

Find out immediately if your compressions are deep enough.

Posted Tuesday, March 1, 2011






 

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