…. push the button. The machine confirms “shock delivered”. You have now successfully used the defibrillator. Listen to the device for further guidance and instruction. There are no reports of users being harmed when using a defibrillator in wet conditions. Listen below to how a real defibrillator sounds and the types of instructions it provides when in use.
The American Heart Association have developed a great animation showing the differences outlined above click on the image below to view.
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