Posted on August 30, 2023September 6, 2023

Why are AEDs so Popular?

Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) have gained attention and publicity recently due to several notable events. But what is an AED, and why are they so prevalent? Life-Saving Power: AEDs are highly effective in treating sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), a condition where the heart suddenly stops beating due to an irregular heart rhythm (not a heart attack). When used promptly, AEDs deliver a controlled electric shock to a victim’s heart, restoring its normal rhythm and greatly increasing the chances of survival. … Continue reading “Why are AEDs so Popular?”