UK “should allow anyone to use AEDs”
This article was originally published in Clinica
The UK's Resuscitation Council (RC) has called for untrained passers-by to be encouraged to use automated external defibrillators (AEDs). "The use of AEDs should not be restricted to trained personnel," it says in a policy statement.
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