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Michigan woman campaigns for AEDs after her husband’s rescue: Cardiac Science for the week of March 22

Michigan woman campaigns for AEDs after her husband’s rescue Lisa Poel’s husband Randy, a sergeant with the Grand Haven Department of Public Safety, collapsed from sudden cardiac arrest while playing hockey Feb. 21. Fortunately, the arena where he was playing had an automated external defibrillator (AED). Nathan Morgan, a firefighter who was at the arena when Poel […]

New Zealand AED: The co-worker they saved

Heart defibrillator: In the rural town of Lincoln, just west of Christchurch in New Zealand, AgResearch has a sizable facility involved in applied biological research. In addition to a vast array of scientific equipment, the facility has an automated external defibrillator, the Cardiac Science Powerheart AED G3 Plus. Employees are trained to use it, and […]