The advantages of the AED are covered in the article, including effectiveness, robustness, and safety.
Brief Intorduction to AED
A portable device called an automated external defibrillator (AED) shocks the heart electrically through the chest wall to stop an arrhythmia. Without medical expertise, anyone can administer this shock, making AEDs potentially life-saving tools in public areas where cardiac arrest may occur.
A person experiences cardiac arrest when their heart stops beating, and they lose consciousness. In these cases, time is of the essence because brain damage and death can happen in minutes. Until an AED arrives, bystanders who have received CPR training can help keep the victim alive. The likelihood of surviving a cardiac arrest can be considerably increased when CPR and an AED are combined.
Why should your company purchase AEDs?
An AED for workplace is a wise investment for several reasons. First, an AED may be the difference between life and death for a coworker, client, or visitor in a sudden cardiac arrest. You may ensure that someone at your office receives the quick medical assistance required to survive by keeping an AED on hand.
Having an AED on-site can help your business in addition to saving lives. For instance, having an AED on site qualifies some businesses for insurance reductions. And having an AED can help minimize legal if someone does experience cardiac arrest at your place of business.
Mindray is the industry leader in automated external defibrillators (AEDs). First responders and medical professionals worldwide rely on Mindray’s AEDs because they know they will work well.