AED’s are easy to use. Turn the machine on and listen to what the AED tells you to do. Follow the instructions carefully. AED’s are designed so anybody can use them; however, it is beneficial to have received some training instruction on their use. The thought of using one may be frightening, but they are designed for you and make a difference in improving survival outcomes from sudden cardiac arrest.
Learn more in tomorrows Tip of the Day.
Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat.
Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.