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AED with a Pacemaker: Can You Use a Defibrillator on Someone with a Pacemaker?

People with pacemakers implanted in their chests can experience cardiac arrest, too. You can use an AED…

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Rhode Island Now Requires All 911 Operators to be Trained in Providing CPR Instructions Over the Phone

If you have never been in the unfortunate situation of having to call 911 for a medical…

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New Connecticut AED Law Requires Health Clubs to Have an AED

According to the Red Cross, “Sudden Cardiac Arrest is among the leading causes of death in the…

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Cardioversion Vs Defibrillation: Everything You Need to Know

Cardioversion and defibrillation are both treatments which treat abnormal heart rhythms, called arrhythmias. Arrhythmias can occur in…

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New Texas Legislation Leads the Way Into the Future of AEDs

On September 1, 2021, a pioneering Texas law regarding AEDs came into effect. The new law (SB199)…

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What Is A DNR?

Do Not Resuscitate Orders & How They Work Certain people have a do-not-resuscitate medical order, commonly known as a…

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CPR Vs. AED Training: What’s the Difference?

Life is full of surprises, it pays to be prepared! Each day in the U.S., over 1,000 people suffer…

What Is Janet’s Law Compliance

What Is Janet’s Law Compliance?

Janet’s Law requires New Jersey public and non-public schools to be equipped with an automated external defibrillator (AED) to save…

AED Rescue Kit - What are Universal Precautions?

What are Universal Precautions?

Working in a hospital setting is not an easy job. Working with patients can be dangerous if…

When Not to Use a Defibrillator: Do’s and Don’ts of Using an AED

When Not to Use a Defibrillator: Do’s and Don’ts of Using an AED

Knowing when not to use an AED is just as important as knowing how to use one, and where…

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What Are the Key Differences Between Infant, Child, and Adult CPR?

Do you know the differences between infant, child, and adult CPR? The American Heart Association (AHA) conducts…

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Mediterranean Diet for Heart Health

If you have ever been curious about following a heart healthy diet, you likely have heard of…

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