AED Information

AED Information

(Automated External Defibrillator)

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When to use:

  • If casualty is unresponsive and has difficulty breathing.
  • if in doubt, use the AED, it will work out if the casualty really needs it.

How to use:

  • Press green button.
  • Listen to instructions for placement of pads
  • Press orange shock button ONLY if indicated
    • NEVER touch the patient when the shock is being administered.
  • You can continue to administer CPR after the patient has been shocked.