"The Heart Rhythm Foundation is a new organization with a vital mission – to raise awareness about heart rhythm disorders, their diagnosis and treatment. The main focus of the Heart Rhythm Foundation is to shine a spotlight on critical issues with programs that give a strong voice to patients, the public and physicians." (http://www.heartrhythmfoundation.org/about/default.asp; accessed 10/2/06)
Corporate Members Include:
Sustainers Medtronic Inc.
Patrons Guidant Corporation
Sponsors AstraZeneca Biosense Webster, Inc. CryoCath Technologies, Inc. Boston Scientific Sanofi-Aventis Group GlaxoSmithKline Biotronik Bard Electrophysiology Endocardial Solutions, Inc. Siemens Medical Solutions USA Procter & Gamble Dardiome/Astellas Impulse Dynamics Pressure Products, Inc. Therapeutics (http://www.heartrhythmfoundation.org/supporters/default.asp; accessed 10/2/06)