SCA (Sudden Cardiac Arrest) is the leading cause of death in the United States. It strikes people of all ages and fitness levels. When SCA strikes the one factor effecting survival more than any other is the timely application of
Bravo and congratulations to all of the large government entities, big corporations, and larger school districts and universities who have recognized the place for AEDs (Automated External Defibrillators) to protect lives. Some organizations were early adopters of life-saving defibrillators and
Unlike professional hospital or ambulance defibrillators, an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) requires little, to no training to use. They are, for the most part, designed to be used by nonmedical personal in an emergency
There are a number of AED suppliers and AED retailers in the United States. Though there are still many organizations who have not yet gained a firm enough understanding about the ease-of-use, safety, protection of the law and urgent need
If you have LIFEPAK 500 AEDs in your workplace, department or community it is time to replace them! These older type Automated External Defibrillators can be distinguished by their yellow handle and black carrycase. If you notice that you do
There is no set rule as to where AEDs (Automated External Defibrillators) should be placed or how many should be located within a facility, but there are a few factors that should be considered when seeking to determine the appropriate
Just as a car isn't just a car, an AED (Automated External Defibrillator) isn't just an AED. There are different models, with different features. For those unfamiliar with AEDs we have put together this short primer of things that you
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Everyone knows the terms Cardiac Arrest and Heart Attack but how many really know what these terms mean. What is really happening when someone has a HEART ATTACK and what can be done to save their life?
When someone has a heart attack and
All AEDs sold in the United States are FDA approved and operate according to the American Heart Association’s most recent guidelines. While, there has been no supporting research to indicate that one brand saves more lives than another,