Cardiac Science ships Atria 3100 electrocardiograph
12 December 2006
Bothell, Wash., USA. Cardiac Science Corporation
(NASDAQ:CSCX), has started shipping its latest electrocardiograph
(ECG), the Burdick Atria 3100. This compact, easy-to-use ECG is designed for
the primary care physician's office, and features on-board wired Ethernet
and wireless 802.11g, making it optimal for communication with electronic
medical record systems (EMRs).
The Atria 3100 is equipped with the same
easy-to-use, clinically superior features as the previous model, the Atria
3000, which in 2004 was named product of the year by the Healthcare
Independent Distributors Association. The 3100 is enhanced with easily
upgrade- able, on-board connectivity features that improve practice workflow
"Burdick has been the leading ECG brand in the primary care marketplace,"
said Garry Norris, vice president of marketing. "We believe this is due to
our commitment to providing quality, innovation and superior service to
physicians on the front-line of cardiac care. Burdick devices are known for
setting the industry standard for clinical efficacy and ease-of-use.
enhanced features of the Atria 3100 make it an excellent ECG for family and
internal medicine practices. With physicians adopting EMR systems in greater
numbers, the Atria 3100 adds further value to this investment by integrating
ECG results seamlessly with the IT system to drive productivity improvements
across the rest of the practice," Mr. Norris added.
Cardiac Science is
headquartered in Bothell, Washington, and also has operations in California
and Wisconsin, Shanghai, China and Manchester, UK.