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SCA Strikes European Athletes; UK Community Responds with AED Placements

Last year there were numerous reports of seemingly healthy athletes across Europe who were felled on the field by sudden cardiac arrest (SCA).

Take the case of Fabrice Muamba, former midfielder for the Bolton Wanderers football club in the United Kingdom, who suffered SCA during a match in March 2012. Despite his heart being stopped for a total of 78 …

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Sarnia Collegiate Institute & Technical School Presented with Public Access Defibrillator

The County of Lambton, HeartSine, and Rescue 7 are partnering together to present a Public Access Defibrillator to a local high school in recognition of a life saved through the use of the device last fall. Read the original press release.

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AED Donation is Survivor’s Heartfelt Thanks to Raider’s Youth Organization

Last fall, longtime Bethlehem resident Lee “Butch” Martin suffered a heart attack while attending a Liberty High School football game to watch his granddaughter, Kaitlyn Marakovits, cheer for the Bethlehem Youth Raiders squad.

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Firesteel Healthcare Center to Receive AED Donation as Part of HeartSine’s Forward Hearts Program

To celebrate and recognize life-saving events, HeartSine® has started the new Forward Hearts program which allows individuals or their families who have survived a sudden cardiac arrest event, to give a HeartSine donated samaritan® PAD 300P Public …

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Defibrillator Used Successfully to Save 65 Year Old Tennis Player from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

The story of a 65-year old tennis player being rescued using an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) shows that the investment in an AED can quickly pay off. Read the original article in English or German.

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Golfer Saved at Conklin Players Club Golf Course

HeartSine Automated External Defibrillator at Conklin Players Club credited in lifesaving rescue

Conklin, NY (August 30, 2010) – Longtime golf partners Ray Gee and Bill Gorman have never known their leisurely Friday night golf league to hold quite so much drama. But, on August 13th, the 8th hole of Conklin

Players Club in Conklin, NY, became the scene of a …

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Defibrillator Saves GAA Spectator’s Life

A defibrillator presented to a GAA club by a primary school in Shannon helped save the life of a man on Saturday after he collapsed while watching his son play hurling. Read the article on Independent.ie.

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HeartSine® samaritan® PAD and Fast-Acting Fire Department Help Save a Life in Sweden

On October 13, staff from the Umeå, Sweden fire department were able to save the life of a person who had suffered from a cardiac arrest, using a recently-purchased automatic external defibrillator.

The department had purchased five HeartSine® samaritan® PAD defibrillators from ViaMedici in June of this year to properly equip its emergency vehicles. Last week, they got a chance …

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HeartSine® samaritan® PAD and Fast-Acting Fire Department Help Save a Life in Sweden

On October 13, staff from the Umeå, Sweden fire department were able to save the life of a person who had suffered from a cardiac arrest, using a recently-purchased automatic external defibrillator.

The department had purchased five HeartSine® samaritan® PAD defibrillators from ViaMedici in June of this year to properly equip its emergency vehicles. Last week, they got a chance …

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Basketball Player Saved with Help of AED

Basketball player saved with help of AED. Read the original story.

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