SOURCE: Spacelabs Healthcare

March 23, 2007 08:00 ET

Spacelabs Healthcare to Launch the 'evo' Digital Holter

Representing an Evolution in Digital Holter Monitoring

ISSAQUAH, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 23, 2007 --Spacelabs Healthcare will introduce the evo Digital Holter Recorder at the American College of Cardiology's (ACC) 56th Annual Scientific Session in New Orleans, March 24-27.

An advancement in digital Holter monitoring, evo features unique Dynamic Energy Source™ technology that ensures that the evo is ready for use on the next patient, immediately following data download. It also eliminates the need for disposable batteries. Small and lightweight, evo can be concealed easily under patient clothing and offers 48 hours of recording time with pacer detection capability as well as an on-board display to check signal quality.

"Evo combines innovation with patient comfort and ease of use and well represents our half century of dedication to the perfection of Holter technology," said Gary Grenter, President, EMEA and responsible for the Global Diagnostic Cardiology Group.

The evo also offers lower cost of ownership through:

--  Eliminating the use of disposable batteries and moving parts that need
    to be maintained
--  Internal fixed memory to eliminate the potential replacement costs
    from damaged or lost memory cards
--  Providing individual lead wires that are not only easy to clean, but
    have the ability to be replaced one at a time as needed
About Spacelabs Healthcare, Inc.

Spacelabs Healthcare, Inc. ( is an international developer, manufacturer and distributor of medical equipment and services including patient monitoring solutions, anesthesia delivery and ventilation systems, diagnostic cardiology solutions and supplies and accessories selling to hospitals, clinics and physicians' offices. Additionally, the company provides ECG laboratory services to pharmaceutical companies undertaking clinical trials, whereby patient ECG data is recorded, analyzed, tabulated and interpreted.

The company has established brand names in both medical devices and medical services such as "Spacelabs," "Blease," "Del Mar," and "Reynolds." It employs approximately 1,100 personnel in its offices located in the United States, UK, Canada, France, Germany, Finland, India and Singapore.

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such statements include information regarding the Company's expectations, goals or intentions about the future, including, but not limited to, statements regarding the launch of the evo product, locations where it will be used by customers, languages in which it will operate, and the resources that the Company will utilize in the launch of this product. The actual results may differ materially from those described in or implied by any forward-looking statement. Other important factors are set forth in the Securities and Exchange Commission filings of OSI Systems, Inc. All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date made, and we undertake no obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

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    Name: Dan Prueher
    Company: Spacelabs Healthcare
    Email address: Email Contact
    Phone number: 608-695-5957