Posted by Tara Dombrowski on 6/24/2013 to
What is an AED?
AED stands for Automatic External Defibrillator. This is a device that sends electrical pulses through the heart, shocking it out of a fatal rhythm in order to allow a normal, healthy rhythm to resume after Sudden Cardiac Arrest.
Who does Sudden Cardiac Arrest affect?
Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) is one of the leading causes of death in North America, killing over 400,000 people each year...