Phililps new Cardiograph technology identify problems in the heart





At the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2008, the new Philips PageWriter TC70 cardiograph, featuring Philips’ unique DXL16-Lead ECG Algorithm, may help clinicians deliver faster diagnosis and treatment during heart attacks, while also supporting door-to-balloon and hospital quality initiatives.

At the American Heart Association’s (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2008, the new Philips PageWriter TC70 cardiograph, featuring Philips’ unique DXL16-Lead ECG Algorithm, may help clinicians deliver faster diagnosis and treatment during heart attacks, while also supporting door-to-balloon and hospital quality initiatives.

Joris van den Hurk, vice president of cardiology programs for Philips Healthcare said, Philips is committed to simplifying cardiac care with advanced technology to help clinicians improve diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of patients—whether they are receiving care in the hospital or at home. Enabling faster diagnosis aids in identifying and triaging patients that require urgent care, supporting hospital staff when time is critical for patient therapy.