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  • http://www.wikidoc.org/index.php/Automated_external_defibrillator
  • An automated external defibrillator is used in cases of life threatening cardiac arrhythmias, which may lead, or have led to cardiac arrest.
  • http://www.answers.com/Q/Can_you_install_both_a_pacemaker_and_a_d...
  • Defibrillators are usually used for more serious cardiac arrythmias.
  • http://www.doctorslounge.com/index.php/news/hd/47197
  • TUESDAY, June 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with moderate heart failure may live longer with an implanted defibrillator, researchers report.
  • http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=193605
  • Use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) has become an important component of emergency medical systems, and recent advances in AED technology have allowed expansion of AED use to nontraditional first responders and the lay public....
  • http://consumer.healthday.com/circulatory-system-information-7/de...
  • A defibrillator is a device that delivers an electric shock to the heart in order to stop a heart attack or a dangerous arrhythmia.
  • http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/defibrillator.aspx
  • Defibrillation is a process in which an electrical device called a defibrillator sends an electric shock to the heart to stop an arrhythmia resulting in the return of a productive heart rhythm.
  • http://www.frca.co.uk/article.aspx?articleid=100573
  • There is ample evidence that speed to an effective first shock matters; even as little as a minute difference in time to first shock affects patient outcome.3,6,17,18 The challenge for the defibrillator, then, is to effectively deliver the right amount o...
  • http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-06-ten-older-heart-patients-li...
  • Advanced age, transitions in care between the hospital and an outpatient clinic, and a mandatory waiting period to get a defibrillator after a heart attack were the most likely factors for low rates of use, according to the study....
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0062931/
  • What Are the Risks of Using an Automated External Defibrillator?
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmc-a06dS38&slice=461
  • The locations of the defibrillators will be logged with the Scottish Ambulance Service control system, which will increase community access to defibrillators, reduce delays in treatment and increase the chances of survival for cardiac arrest victims. ...
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    News

    Defibrillator Hacking; Losartan Stay of Sentence; Guideline Evidence
    Medpage Today - Thursday, March 28, 2019
    Hackers could take over some wireless defibrillators, feds says
    NBC News - Monday, March 25, 2019
    Smarter automatic defibrillator
    Science Daily - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
    LifeVest 4000 Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator by Zoll:
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Sunday, March 10, 2019
    Death of girl, 9, prompts defibrillator call
    Times Online - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    A grieving family,s mixed emotions after defibrillator saves teen
    CBC - Thursday, March 7, 2019
    Six Deaths Blamed on Faulty Defibrillator
    Web MD - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    LIFEPAK 15 Monitor/Defibrillator by Stryker
    U.S. Food and Drug Administration - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    AHA: Another Day at the Office-Thanks to a Defibrillator Close at Hand
    Doctors Lounge - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    AHA: Another Day at the Office -- Thanks to a Defibrillator Close at Hand
    Health Day - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    A wearable cardioverter-defibrillator did not reduce arrhythmic death in MI with reduced ejection fraction
    Annals of Internal Medicine - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    St John Ambulance to replace all defibrillators after paramedics raise safety fears
    ABC Australia - Thursday, December 6, 2018
    Defibrillators may help kids survive cardiac arrest
    American Heart Association - Sunday, November 11, 2018
    AHA: Defibrillators Can Help Kids Survive Cardiac Arrest, Too
    Health Day - Sunday, November 11, 2018
    Mapped: Every public access defibrillator in Northern Ireland - find your nearest life-saving device
    Belfast Telegraph - Tuesday, October 23, 2018
    Global Market for Automated External Defibrillators
    EIN Presswire - Tuesday, October 23, 2018
    UCSF study: Wearable defibrillators work, but only when...
    SF Gate - Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Pret allergy inquest: Coroner asks British Airways why defibrillator wasn't used
    Scotsman - Sunday, September 30, 2018
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    Life saving defibrillators roll out
         
    Dental practices to receive life-saving machines. More communities across Scotland will have access to potentially life-saving defibrillators as the machines are installed in independent NHS dental practices across the country. The £600,000 program...

    When is a defibrillator used for treatment and how is it implanted? (Jason Rubenstein, MD)
         
    Jason Rubenstein, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin electrophysiologist, explains how defibrillation is used to treat arrhythmia or irregular heartbeat. He also describes how a defibrillator is implanted. Dr. Rubenstein is part of the Arrhythmia Program te...

    Defibrillators Donated - KOAT-TV
         
    State Police now have a new device to help save lives. More than 72 defibrillators were given to officers today. State police say in the near future an additional 80 Units will have the heart saving devices. Earlier this month Lovelace Medical Center and ...

    IOSH defibrillator demonstration with British Red Cross
         
    Members of the IOSH Midland North District were given a demonstration of how to use a defibrillator by representatives of British Red Cross, during a meeting in Stafford on 20 August 2015. Andi Wright, Service Support Manager for British Red Cross, explai...

    Silverhill School Defibrillator Class
         
    Silverhill School are the latest school to become HeartSafe after learning about knowing there pulse and why defibrillators are important.

    What Is A Defibrillator & How Is It Used
         
    With the rise in the availability of Defibrillators in public places and local communities, Advanced Paramedic Practitioner, Ashley Stowell, discusses what a defibrillator is and how it is used.

    Addressing Sexual Dysfunction In Patients With Implantable Defibrillators
         
    When patients have a defibrillator implanted they have many concerns about their overall health, including how it affects their sex life. Research has shown the importance of doctors and their patients working together through these issues.

    Defibrillators Help Patients Live Longer, Better
         
    http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/news/story/index.cfm?id=3668 A new study shows that defibrillators -- devices designed to detect and correct dangerous heart rhythms -- can help people with heart disease live longer, and with a much better quality of life...

    Guidant Pacemaker & Defibrillator Recall
         
    Recent reports have surfaced about new patient deaths associated with fatal complications from heart devices manufactured by Guidant Corporation. Each of these new cases occurred after June, when the company was forced to recall the devices after e...

    Donate for Defibs - Dave's Story - St John Ambulance
         
    Defibs save lives. Donate now: https://www.sja.org.uk/DonateForDefibs A cardiac arrest can happen to anyone, anywhere, and the chance of survival falls by 10 per cent every minute without action. However, with CPR and the use of a defibrillator within ...

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    A circuit diagram showing the simplest (non-electronically controlled) defibrillator design, depending on the inductor (damping), producing a Lown, Edmark or Gurvich Waveform
    A pair of defibrillator paddles.
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    View of defibrillator electrode position and placement.
    An automated external defibrillator ready for use.
    A circuit diagram showing the simplest (non-electronically controlled) defibrillator design, depending on the inductor (damping), producing a Lown, Edmark or Gurvich Waveform
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    A pair of defibrillator paddles.
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    220px Defibrillator monitor Lifepak 12
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    View of defibrillator electrode position and placement.
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    An automated external defibrillator ready for use.
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    USE OF AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS
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    USE OF AUTOMATED EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS
    jama.jamanetwork.com
    School crisis intervention aid Carla Leonard had grown to hate one part of her morning routine: bumping her head on the automated external defibrillator (AED).
    An expert consensus has been issued giving physicians guidance in monitoring patients with implantable cardiac devices, such as pacemakers and defibrillators.
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    School crisis intervention aid Carla Leonard had grown to hate one part of her morning routine: bumping her head on the automated external defibrillator (AED).
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    An expert consensus has been issued giving physicians guidance in monitoring patients with implantable cardiac devices, such as pacemakers and defibrillators.
    jama.jamanetwork.com
    220px Semi automated external monitor defibrillator
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    220px Defibrillator Monitor Closeup
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    220px Defibrillator Monitor
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    Automated External Defibrillator.
    News Picture: Implanted Defibrillators May Help Patients With Moderate Heart Failure
    News Picture: Too Few Older Heart Attack Patients Get Implanted Defibrillators, Study Finds
    News Picture: New Defibrillator Works Without Wires Touching Heart
    News Picture: Implanted Defibrillators Restore Healthy Heart Function to Many: Study
    Automated External Defibrillator.
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    News Picture: Implanted Defibrillators May Help Patients With Moderate Heart Failure
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    News Picture: Too Few Older Heart Attack Patients Get Implanted Defibrillators, Study Finds
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    News Picture: New Defibrillator Works Without Wires Touching Heart
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    News Picture: Implanted Defibrillators Restore Healthy Heart Function to Many: Study
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    News Picture: Implanted Defibrillator Patients Prefer Device Off if Very Ill: Survey
    Automated External Defibrillators (AED)
    Stats on defibrillators
    News Picture: Sports May Be OK With Defibrillator, Study Says
    Marketplace defibrillators story
    News Picture: Implanted Defibrillator Patients Prefer Device Off if Very Ill: Survey
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    Automated External Defibrillators (AED)
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    Stats on defibrillators
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    News Picture: Sports May Be OK With Defibrillator, Study Says
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    Marketplace defibrillators story
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    News Picture: FDA Proposes Tighter Regulation of Public Defibrillators
    News Picture: 72,000 Cases of Public Defibrillators Failing in Past Decade, FDA Says
    What is an automated external defibrillator?
    News Picture: Lifesaving Defibrillators Often Behind Locked Doors, Study Finds
    TUESDAY Jan. 12, 2016, 2016 -- Among people with heart failure, implanted defibrillators benefit women as much as men, a new study finds.
    News Picture: FDA Proposes Tighter Regulation of Public Defibrillators
    medicinenet.com
    News Picture: 72,000 Cases of Public Defibrillators Failing in Past Decade, FDA Says
    medicinenet.com
    What is an automated external defibrillator?
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    News Picture: Lifesaving Defibrillators Often Behind Locked Doors, Study Finds
    medicinenet.com
    TUESDAY Jan. 12, 2016, 2016 -- Among people with heart failure, implanted defibrillators benefit women as much as men, a new study finds.
    drugs.com
    Johns Hopkins Medicine teamed up with a local philanthropic foundation to provide automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to 10 Baltimore City middle schools for use, if needed, during sporting events and practices.
    Our specialized team of cardiologists and anesthesiologists work together in the Pacemaker and Defibrillator clinic to provide cardiac evaluation prior to surgery, procedures, or prior to starting new cancer treatment regimens.
    The image shows a typical setup using an automated external defibrillator (AED). The AED has step-by-step instructions and voice prompts that enable an untrained bystander to correctly use the machine.
    News Picture: Activity Improves Survival for Those With Implanted Defibrillators
    Defibrillator
    Johns Hopkins Medicine teamed up with a local philanthropic foundation to provide automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to 10 Baltimore City middle schools for use, if needed, during sporting events and practices.
    hopkinsmedicine.org
    Our specialized team of cardiologists and anesthesiologists work together in the Pacemaker and Defibrillator clinic to provide cardiac evaluation prior to surgery, procedures, or prior to starting new cancer treatment regimens.
    mdanderson.org
    The image shows a typical setup using an automated external defibrillator (AED). The AED has step-by-step instructions and voice prompts that enable an untrained bystander to correctly use the machine.
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    News Picture: Activity Improves Survival for Those With Implanted Defibrillators
    medicinenet.com
    Defibrillator
    bhf.org.uk
    Defibrillator/pacemaker/cardioverter: Attached to one sticky patch placed on the center of your back and one on your chest.
    illustration of defibrillator being used
    HEART ATTACK VIDEO: Benefits of Automated External Defibrillators in Public Areas
    Darrel Kominek has undergone a bypass surgery, has been through five defibrillators and has had his heart shocked back into rhythm 42 times.
    Cardioverter Defibrillator
    Defibrillator/pacemaker/cardioverter: Attached to one sticky patch placed on the center of your back and one on your chest.
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    illustration of defibrillator being used
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    HEART ATTACK VIDEO: Benefits of Automated External Defibrillators in Public Areas
    insidermedicine.com
    Darrel Kominek has undergone a bypass surgery, has been through five defibrillators and has had his heart shocked back into rhythm 42 times.
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    Cardioverter Defibrillator
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