Cardiac Science "At the Heart of Saving Lives"Main Company Cardiac Science is a global leader in the development, manufacture, and marketing of diagnostic and therapeutic cardiology products and services.The earliest Cardiac Science company was founded in 1913 by F.F. Burdick and F.A. Anderson. The Burdick Company, as it was then known, developed the first infrared lamp for medical use. The company went on to become a pioneer in electrocardiograph technology and the preferred ECG brand among clinicians - a position Burdick, now a Cardiac Science brand, still holds today.