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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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held larger shares in the defibrillators market in 2014, the emerging countries in the Asia-Pacific market are poised to grow at the highest rate in the next five years.
The doctors implanted defibrillators in all 401 volunteers who had abnormal T-wave patterns, but they opted not to use devices in the remaining volunteers unless other tests overwhelmingly indicated the need.
They don't have time for the paramedics to come,'' said Kelso, who contributed money for the defibrillators.
Follow scheduled maintenance and replacement of defibrillators and ancillary equipment.
com/research/f20149/north_american_ext) has announced the addition of Frost & Sullivan's new report "North American External Defibrillator Market" to their offering.
About four-fifths of defibrillators sit quietly in people's chests until their batteries conk out.
The city of Los Angeles was the first in the nation to place the defibrillators in mass scale in public places two years ago.
Defibrillators are primarily used by first aid squads, but there is a national campaign, spearheaded by the American Heart Association, to study whether this equipment should be available in a variety of locations where crowds gather, including sports stadiums, amusement parks and fitness centers.
The report forecasts the size of Global Defibrillators Market over the period 2008-2012.
NEW YORK, March 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global defibrillators market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 6.
The global defibrillators market research analyzes & studies the major market drivers, restraints, opportunities and challenges in N.
Realizing that golf courses are among the top five public places where people suffer cardiac arrest, the Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to study placing mobile defibrillators at county golf courses, senior centers, parks and other county facilities.
The reports find that the scanners' magnetic fields can interfere with implanted electronic devices, such as pacemakers and defibrillators, that control heartbeats.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Cardiac Defibrillators in Units and Millions of US$.