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California school district aims to equip schools with AEDs: Cardiac Science for the week of June 28

  California school district aims to equip schools with AEDs. California school district aims to equip schools with AEDs The Poway Unified School District in San Diego has announced plans to put automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in all 37 school buildings. The plan received a “go ahead” from the district’s board of trustees and their final approval […]

Missouri school employee alive, thanks to school AED: Cardiac Science for the week of November 30

New York teen saved by camp staff with an AED tells his story Among the families giving thanks last week were the family of Cody Fisher, a 17-year-old New Yorker who went into sudden cardiac arrest while he was at camp this summer. Medical staff at Camp Nock A Mixon performed CPR and used the […]

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month: Cardiac Science for the week of October 5

Heartsafe news: Our weekly update on what’s happening in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology October is National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month The Heart Rhythm Society is kicking-off National Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month in October and launching a multi-year campaign to call attention to SCA. One of the key activities of […]