Powerheart to the Rescue: Fast-Acting Coaches, Principal Save 13-Year-Old Student’s Life

Amanda Marquez at ceremony where her coaches and school principal were recognized for saving her life using an AED.

On August 23, 13-year-old Amanda Marquez went into sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) during volleyball tryouts at Creek Valley Middle School in Carrollton, Texas. Fortunately, the school’s coaches were prepared. While the vice-principal called 911, Principal Nicole Jund brought the school’s automated external defibrillator (AED) into the gym. Coaches administered CPR, and Jund opened the AED […]

Boiling Springs Fire District Saves Resident’s Life!

Their mission is to be well prepared and equipped to strategically deploy and meet the emergency response needs of their customers. On April 2, the Boiling Springs Fire District (BSFD), located in Greenville, South Carolina, did exactly that: they saved a life with a Powerheart® automated external defibrillator (AED). That morning, a man was mowing […]

Notice on Third-Party Batteries, Electrode Pads

Dear Partners, We have become aware that after-market manufacturers and retailers are selling unbranded Cardiac Science replacement batteries and electrode pads for use with Cardiac Science automated external defibrillators (“AEDs”). Use of these after-market products will void the Cardiac Science AED warranty. Use of these after-market products will also nullify the provisions of Cardiac Science’s […]

AED donations honor young ballplayer Dylan Williams

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At the 3rd annual Dylan Williams Memorial Baseball invitational in Union City, Ind., three teams and their communities won big. 12U Versailles, 10U Dylan’s Dawgs, and 8U Versailles, the winning teams in the three participating age brackets, each received a Cardiac Science Powerheart® G3 Plus automatic external defibrillator (AED) from the Dylan Williams Forever an […]

Cardiac Science Introduces New Tool to Help Rescuers: Intellisense™ CPR Feedback

WAUKESHA, Wis., July 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — CPR, when performed properly, increases a victim’s likelihood of surviving a cardiac emergency. As a result, the resuscitation community relies on evidenced-based guidelines provided by the American Heart Association (AHA) to perform effective CPR. Recognizing the critical role CPR and these guidelines play in saving lives, Cardiac Science […]