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Automated External Defibrillators


AEL Category: 09. Medical

AEL Title: Defibrillator, Automated External

AEL Number: 09ME-03-DEAE

SAVER Project: Automated External Defibrillators

Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) are portable defibrillation devices that are used to diagnose cardia arrhythmia and determine whether a shock should be administered to restore a normal heart rhythm. Responders can easily transport AEDs to a victim's location, increasing the likelihood of a victims survival.

Please contact NUSTL@hq.dhs.gov regarding access to the following additional documents: Focus Group Report, Product Vendor Matrix, and Assessment Report on Automated External Defibrillators.

Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.

Attachment Ext. Size Date
Automated External Defibrillators Highlight (September 2007) PDF 305.51 KB
Automated External Defibrillators Summary (April 2009) PDF 2.29 MB
Automated External Defibrillators TechNote (July 2007) PDF 376.59 KB
Last Updated: 11/12/2021
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