If an AED is not on your own wish list, it’s probably because it’s on your shopping list, right? Find out why an AED should be at the top of your wish and/or shopping list this Christmas. [...]
Once you have purchased an AED, you may feel that you have taken every necessary step you possibly can to ensure your environment is heart safe. Whilst this is a great step that everyone should take, there are other important steps that should be taken after you have invested. [...]
In the US alone, more than 350,000 cases of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) are recorded each year.
Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is the abrupt loss of heart function, and it can happen to anybody – it doesn’t matter whether the person has a pre-existing heart condition or not; if they have a heart, they are susceptible to SCA. [...]