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Indiana school AEDs: Staff use AED to save stricken principal

Lowell Elementary School in Warren Township, Indiana, got automated external defibrillators (AEDs) five years ago. Just having the devices available gives staff and students a sense of security. Last week one of the AEDs did much more: It saved the life of Principal Susan Howard. AED unit at Lowell Elementary School Howard, 58, was in a staff meeting […]

Widower suing health club over AED

One of the strongest selling points for automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) is that they’re automatic. Even rescuers unfamiliar with AEDs use can push a single button on the AED to get clear voice prompts that walk them, step by step, through the process of saving a human life. Why, then, does Cardiac Science encourage AED […]