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AED Overview

Automated External Defibrillators (AED): An Overview Automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, are important emergency medical equipment used when a victim is experiencing cardiac arrest. AEDs are a key component in the chain of survival along with CPR and advanced life support that deliver an electrical shock when needed to restore healthy sinus rhythm to a […]

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    How To Use An AED

    How To Use An AED on Adults, Children, and Infants This article outlines how to use an AED on adults, children, and infants. Before using an AED, you should have: Confirmed Sudden Cardiac Arrest The victim is unresponsive to you. You’ve shook them (note: Do NOT shake infants or children). There’s no breathing and no […]

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