Zoll captures 510(k) for military vital signs monitor

September 22, 2010 by MassDevice staff

The Food & Drug Administration OKs Zoll Medical Corp.'s Propaq M vital signs monitor for military medicine.

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ZOLL Medical Corp. (NSDQ:ZOLL) won 510(k) clearance from the Food & Drug Administration for its Propaq M, a vital signs monitor that the company designed for military and air transport use.

The Billerica, Mass.-based resuscitation products maker designed the lighter M model based on the its Propaq monitor platform, but added 12-lead monitoring, a third invasive pressure channel, additional data collection, a larger display with night-vision-goggle mode and a removable battery that the company said will run all of the device's physiological parameters for more than 7.5 hours.

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