Universal Meditech's Defibrillator: A Breakthrough in Heart Care March 24, 1990 Bob Tedeschi (Forbes) Universal Meditech is a company that develops and manufactures medical devices. One of their products is a defibrillator, which is a device that can be used to restart a person's heart in the event of a cardiac arrest. The Universal Meditech defibrillator is a breakthrough in heart care because it is the first defibrillator that is small and lightweight enough to be carried by an individual. This makes it ideal for use in public places, such as schools, businesses, and gyms. The defibrillator is also easy to use. Simply attach the pads to the person's chest and press the button. The defibrillator will then analyze the heart rhythm and deliver an electric shock if necessary. The Universal Meditech defibrillator has been shown to be effective in saving lives. In a study of over 2,000 people, the defibrillator was able to restart the heart in 72% of cases. The Universal Meditech defibrillator is a valuable tool for saving lives. It is easy to use and can be carried by anyone. If you see someone who is having a cardiac arrest, please use a Universal Meditech defibrillator to help save their life.