Clinical Studies

Credible Research-Incredible Results

The effectiveness of the AutoPulse® Resuscitation System is supported by a growing body of objective third-party research.
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Human Short-term Survival Studies1
AutoPulse shows improvement in short-term survival.
 

Human Short-term Survival Study 2
AutoPulse improved field ROSC rate by 74%, regardless of the initial rhythm.
 
% Survival Autopulse vs Manual CPR
 
AutoPulse Survival Rates3
AutoPulse tripled survival to hospital discharge
 
References


1Westfall M, et al. Mechanical Versus Manual Chest Compressions in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Meta-Analysis. Crit Care Med. 2013 Jul;41(7):1782–9.
2Ornato JP et al. Improvement in field return of spontaneous circulation using circumferential chest compression cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Prehospital Emergency Care. 9(1):104.
3Ong et al. Use of an automated, load-distributing band chest compression device for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation. JAMA. 2006;295:2629-2637.

Additional Clinical References

Wik L, et al. Manual vs. integrated automatic load-distributing band CPR with equal survival after out of hospital cardiac arrest. The randomized CIRC trial. Resuscitation. 2014 Jun;85(6):741-8.

Westfall M, et al. Mechanical Versus Manual Chest Compressions in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest: A Meta-Analysis. Crit Care Med. 2013 Jul;41(7):1782–9.

Ong, et al. Use of an automated, load-distributing band chest compression device for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest resuscitation. (clinical article) JAMA. 2006;295:2629-2637. 

Timerman S, et al. Improved hemodynamic performance with a novel chest compression device during treatment of in-hospital cardiac arrest. (abstract) Resuscitation. 2004;61:273-280. 

Halperin HR, et al. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation with a novel chest compression device in a porcine model of cardiac arrest: improved hemodynamics and mechanisms. (abstract) Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2004;44(11):2214-2220.

Krep H et al.  Out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation with the AutoPulse system: a prospective observational study with a new load-distributing band chest compression device. Resuscitation. 2007;86:86-95.