How To

Helpful information on how to set up or manage your AED program, tips for keeping your AED consumables up-to-date, and much, much more!

It is important to be sure the electrode pads stored with your AED have not exceeded their expiration date.

Every Automated External Defibrillator (AED) manufacturer has their own style electrode pads, and sometimes it can be a challenge to figure it all out! Download Our comprehensive step-by-step guide walks you through locating expiration dates, changing the electrode pads on the defibrillator, and using electrode pads for defibrillation in an emergency situation. AED brands and models covered include: Cardiac Science Powerheart® AED G3 Plus Cardiac Science Powerheart® G5 AED Defibtech Lifeline™ AED Defibtech Lifeline™ VIEW/ECG AED HeartSine® samaritan® PAD 350P AED HeartSine® samaritan® PAD 450P AED Philips HeartStart OnSite AED Philips HeartStart FRx AED Physio-Control LIFEPAK CR® Plus AED Physio-Control …

Statistics for best survival rates usually mention “High-Quality CPR”, but what makes CPR high-quality?

You’ve seen them on TV, in the hospital and perhaps even during a CPR training class, but where did they come from? Who uses them, and when are they used? How has technology advanced over time?