AED Defibrillator Testing


Cardiac arrest is a sudden and life-threatening event. Every minute counts until a life-saving shock is delivered, restoring a patient’s heart to a normal rhythm.

Verifying the performance of defibrillators is a routine and necessary process. Several automated external defibrillator brands (AEDs) have self-testing functions.

However, with the number of adverse AED events reported, and the addition of impedance-sensing circuitry in defibrillators and AEDs, routine testing and relying on self-tests might not be enough.

Make sure the emergency is about the patient, not the equipment

Jürgen Sedlacek

Top 5 Common Preventative Maintenance Checks Required on an AED or defibrillator that should be performed at least once per year include:

Preventative Maintenance Checks Required on an AED

Energy delivery
ECG analysis results
Shockable vs. non-shockable wave recognition
Alerts and Indicators
Audio/Visual Prompts

Fluke Biomedical reported:
"More than 7200 AEDs failing per year! Identify these cases before they happen. It’s lifesaving!"

Impulse 7010 Selectable Load Box

Impulse 7010
Selectable Load Box

Tests all patient transthoracic impedance loads from
    infants to overweight adults
Measures up to 200 ohms impedance accurately
Meets all defibrillator quality testing standards
   (IEC 60601-2-4 and AAMI DF80)

Impulse 7000DP Defibrillator/Transcutaneous Pacer Analyzer

Impulse 7000DP
Defibrillator/Transcutaneous Pacer Analyzer

Deliver any energy (monophasic, biphasic and pulsed-
   biphasic) and see what it measured
Properly tests all defibrillator and AED devices
   (including Shock Advisory)
Ensure proper loads used for testing with built-in Pacer
   brand selections
Intuitive user interface and easy-to-read display

Datasheet 7000 Series
 
Ansur Test Automation Software

Ansur Test Automation Software

Preset test sequences already loaded for standardized
   and quick automated testing
Reduces human error and decreases test time
Improves data collection and reporting consistency

Datasheet Ansur

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