The FDA has proposed new rules that would require the makers of emergency defibrillators to...

|By:, SA News Editor

The FDA has proposed new rules that would require the makers of emergency defibrillators to submit data clinical-trial data for their devices or provide other evidence that they work. The move comes after 45,000 malfunctions and 88 product recalls from 2005-2012. Leading manufacturers include Philips (PHG), Physio-Control and Zoll Medical (ZOLL).