Via Federal Express



August 2, 2004



Geretta Wood

Office of Device Evaluation

510(k) Document Mail Center (HFZ-401)

Center for Devices and Radiological Health

Food and Drug Administration

9200 Corporate Boulevard

Rockville, MD 20850


Reference: K040904: Philips HeartStart Home OTC Defibrillator

Dear Ms. Wood:


This letter is to follow-up our conversation on July 29 regarding posting of our panel presentation on FDAs website. You have our permission to post the final version of the presentation that I sent to you by email today.


Please feel free to contact me at 206-664-5290 if there are any questions.



Teresa Skarr

Manager, Regulatory and Medical Affairs