CARDIAC


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CARDIACCoronary Artery Risk Detection in Appalachian Communities (West Virginia University; Morgantown, WV)
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In fact, it has been suggested that apoptosis plays a critical role in the pathogenesis of human diseases, including cardiac disorders (Haunstetter and Izumo 1998).
Cardiac Science develops and markets life-saving external cardiac defibrillator devices and proprietary software that monitors a patient's cardiac activity, instantly detects the onset of a life-threatening heart rhythm and automatically delivers defibrillation shocks within as little as 10 seconds and without human intervention to re-establish the heart's normal rhythm.
Any of several underlying heart ailments can lead to cardiac arrest, which occurs when an electrical disturbance in the heart sparks a rapid or chaotic heartbeat.
Arguments advanced for this lack of concern are that the average person with cardiac problems is too old to be concerned with sexual activity, or that persons with disabilities can not engage in secual intercourse or are not inclined to do so (Sidman, 1977).
These designations reflect our hospitals' strong clinical quality focus and commitment to providing high-quality cardiac care for our patients.
Part of the problem is that we expect skeletal muscle to do things that we'd never expect cardiac muscle to do.
Acute Cardiac Markers: Acute cardiac markers are able to detect the extent of the heart condition as soon as possible so that the appropriate treatment can be applied.
PDSHeart's line of cardiac event monitors and related services will be added to CardioNet's industry-leading real-time, wireless mobile cardiac outpatient monitoring platform, marketed as the CardioNet System.
Today, nearly 1,000 Americans will die of sudden cardiac arrest - many of these deaths could have been prevented with ICD therapy," said Steve Mahle, president of Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management at Medtronic.
Paceart supports the care and long-term management of patients with heart rhythm disorders by serving as a central hub for accessing patient care information and device performance data," said Julie Foster, vice president of marketing for Medtronic's Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management business.
It is gratifying that two generations of our laser-based tissue ablation platform were discussed at what has become a leading forum for cardiac surgeons," stated Marc Flores, President and Chief Executive Officer of MedicalCV.
Commensurate with the launch of the SOLAR System, the Company will work with its Scientific Advisory Board to design and implement a protocol to collect clinical data to support a subsequent regulatory submission to obtain a specific clearance of the SOLAR System for cardiac tissue ablation.