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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Defibrillation and the use of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) Pediatric cardiac arrest victims with a shockable rhythm (VF or pulseless VT) require rapid defibrillation, which may be achieved through either a manual defibrillator or an AED.
Continue cycles of compressions and ventilations, without interruptions, until a manual defibrillator or AED becomes available and is switched on and ready for use.
There are several possible advantages of AEDs as compared to manual defibrillators.
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The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, and volume (in units) and average price data (in US dollars), within market categories - Manual Defibrillators, Professional AED and Public Access AED.