The question “Do I need CPR training in order to use an automated external defibrillator?” is one that comes up frequently. The short answer is no, but let’s take a closer look at this subject. It is entirely possible that because of a variety of reasons, many see the use of defibrillators as a complicated and potentially harmful procedure. Complete with “paddles” and an intervention best reserved for those with advanced medical training. This could not be further from the truth.
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