defibrillator

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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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Designed for use in public areas, the company's entire line of Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) products leverages its proprietary, clinically advanced SCOPE technology to optimize the administration of life-saving treatment.
The NCAA Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports is currently considering a proposal that would mandate the placement of at least one automatic external defibrillator (AED) at all Division I sporting venues.
Chris is also in line for an internship with the Children's Better Health Institute and Saturday Evening Post art departments, a pedometer, Thomas Kinkade Kolorful Kids instructional art videos, a bike, and a globe and automatic external defibrillator for school.
They say an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) would have a vital role to play in saving the life of a patient who has gone into cardiac arrest in the crucial six-minute period.
Topics covered by the nurse presenters included patient perspectives following coronary artery bypass and valve surgery, and critical factors affecting recovery; the home automatic external defibrillator trial, an international trial for persons in the community most at risk of sudden cardiac death; how nurses and doctors deal with an unclear resuscitation status; the importance of Auckland Hospital's adult congenital heart disease service; and the nurse as a multi-organ specialist.
An advanced source of equipment that may be found in the high school setting is an automatic external defibrillator (AED).
Of the 150,000 sudden cardiac arrests that occur in the UK more than 75,000 might have been saved if an automatic external defibrillator (AED) such as LAERDAL'S HeartStart had been available within the first few minutes.
Herbst LaZar Bell's engineers, along with the engineers at Zoll, kept this goal in mind while designing the Zoll AED Plus, an automatic external defibrillator with CPR and resuscitation guidance capability.
List the advantages of the Automatic External Defibrillator (AED)
If your camp has an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) for use when a person shows no signs of circulation, there must be people who are credentialed in the proper use of the AED.
Irvine, CA; 949-474-4300) announced it has been granted two additional United States patents and published an international patent publication, covering technology embodied in its Powerheart Automatic External Defibrillator (AED), its Powerheart CRM and its wearable defibrillator product, bringing the total of the company's issued patents to 64 and further strengthening its intellectual property portfolio.
A co-worker brings the automatic external defibrillator (AED) that is kept at the nurses' station.
This is especially true if an organization owns an automatic external defibrillator.
Designed to provide a shock automatically when a heart arrhythmia is detected, the Defibtech Lifeline[TM] AUTO fully automatic external defibrillator (AED) has been cleared for sale in the U.
Planning for a new provincial Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) Registry is also underway.
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