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an electronic device that administers an electric shock of preset voltage to the heart through the chest wall in an attempt to restore the normal rhythm of the heart during ventricular fibrillation

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Medical experts indicate that the key to survival is the timely administration of first aid including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and, if necessary, the restoration of an effective heart rhythm using a medical devise called an automatic external defibrillator (AED).
Training community volunteers to use an automatic external defibrillator roughly doubles survival following sudden cardiac arrest in public venues, Dr.
CINCINNATI -- Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) today announced that its ReviveR[TM] Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) program has helped save 200 sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) victims.
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Optimal SCA Treatment: While sudden cardiac arrest victims need CPR or a life-saving shock from an automatic external defibrillator (AED) within 4 to 6 minutes to have a chance of surviving, only one in three respondents correctly estimated this critical treatment time.
An automatic external defibrillator delivers a precise level of energy to the heart which can get it beating normally again, gaining the patient valuable time to get to an accident and emergency department.
We are investigating this incident, as we do with all serious medical situations on board our aircraft, but American Airlines can say oxygen was administered and the Automatic External Defibrillator was applied.
The money raised will help to purchase an automatic external defibrillator.
Contract award: Automatic External Defibrillator Devices.
It is our goal that everyone will be as familiar with a LifeBelt(R)-CPR unit as they are with an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and the LifeBelt(R)-CPR units are just as available, if not more.
The health club had no automatic external defibrillator (AED) on site and therefore could not promptly defibrillate Mr.
Contract notice: Automatic External Defibrillator Devices.
Rancho Murieta Country Club has become one of the first private country clubs in California to implement a fully equipped Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Program.
Tenders are invited for Automatic External Defibrillator With Voice Command Model -Life Pak-1000 Or Similar.
patents covering technology embodied in its Powerheart(R) Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) and Powerheart(R) CRM(TM) automatic defibrillator products, bringing the total of the Company's issued patents to 70 and further strengthening its intellectual property portfolio.
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