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Golf course AEDs: A save at the 17th hole

James “Jim” Brandenburg is an enthusiastic golfer and a regular at the Lake of the Woods golf course in Mahomet, Illinois. So even though the weather on April 4 was cold, grey and windy, Brandenburg was out on the course, playing a round with two friends. When he collapsed at the 17th hole from sudden […]

AED and CPR save sudden cardiac arrest victim at country club

Two years ago, the volunteer emergency medical services in Seven Lakes, North Carolina, invested in two Powerheart G3 automated external defibrillators (AEDs). On Wednesday, one of those AEDs was involved in the rescue of man who collapsed with cardiac arrest while playing tennis at a country club. “He’d been playing tennis at the club when he went […]