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Automated External Defibrillators may not Help in Hospitals

Singh Joy, Subhashni D.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing: August 2011 - Volume 111 - Issue 8 - p 56
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000403365.12671.9b
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According to this study:

* Among patients with cardiac arrest in hospitals, automated external defibrillators didn't improve survival rates—and in some cases lowered them.

© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.