Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Info Guide

Nearly 700 people die from sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) each day. Since seconds count when a person experiences a heart attack, there is now widespread training and distribution of Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs). The AED can now found in theaters, sports arenas, schools, churches, public buildings, government buildings, offices, airports, commercial airplanes and police cars.

It can be a little frustrating wading through reams of product information when choosing an Automated External Defibrillator, also known as an automatic external defibrillator, public access defibrillator, or simply AED. AED websites from manufacturers often list arcane and unfamiliar terminology, features and options. This website will help you become familiar with the AED and its usage. Learn what you need to know about the AED before you make a buying decision.