Tag Archives: fitness center AEDs

Thanksgiving for lives saved with Cardiac Science AEDs

This Thanskgiving season, we’re thankful for all the organizations that have donated automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to their communities and for all the businesses, schools, agencies, and organizations that have installed them. We’re thankful for all the supervisors and administrators who have authorized AED and CPR training for staff and volunteers—and for all the people who have […]

AED rescue: Fitness center saves member’s life

Cardiac Science Customer Care (800.426.0337) took a call this week from a fitness center that wanted new pads for their automated external defibrillator (AED). They were replacing a set of pads they’d used early in the week to save a man’s life. It’s a great story, and we wanted to share it: LaCamas Swim & […]

Commotio cordis survival: Cardiac Science for the week of July 20

Heartsafe news: Our weekly update on what’s happening in the world of heart safety and noninvasive cardiology Sports AEDs: Commotio cordis survival rate is just 15 percent Fourteen-year-old Hunter Cairns survived commotio cordis — rapid, ineffective heartbeat caused by a blow to the chest — making him one of the fortunate 15 percent of victims […]