Covidien says a connector compatibility issue between its Medi-Trace Cadence and Kendall electrodes and Philips defibrillators may have contributed to the death of a patient.
The U.S. Defense Dept. awards rivals Philips Healthcare and Zoll Medical separate contracts to supply airworthy defibrillators.
A federal appeals court upholds the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office's decision not to review 8 defibrillator patents owned by Philips Healthcare and dismisses the case.
Zoll Medical and Philips Healthcare add a chapter to their 4-year-old battle over automated external defibrillator technology, withdrawing the appeal of Zoll's April loss in the patent infringement war.
Zoll Medical lands Shonin approval in Japan for its Series R combination monitor and automated external defibrillator.
Zoll Medical said today that it won Shonin approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor & Welfare for its R Series combination monitor and automated external defibrillator.
Minneapolis-based Advanced Circulatory wins an FDA expert panel nod for its ResQCPR resuscitation system.
The FDA's Circulatory System Devices Advisory Panel voted this month to recommend approval for Advanced Circulatory's ResQCPR system for use during emergency CPR to help increase survival and minimize brain damage.