Poor maintenance makes AED defibrillators unreliable

Poor maintenance makes AED defibrillators unreliable

Heart-defibrillator maintenance leaves much to be desired. The largest suppliers of resuscitation-devices have issued a warning. Last Tuesday a woman in Bergen op Zoom in the Netherlands narrowly escaped death when an AED failed. High costs and ignorance are the cause of many Automated External Defibrillators being poorly maintained. Owners install a lifesaving shock device […]

By January 12, 2016 0 Comments Read More →
The Medisol Service Centre

The Medisol Service Centre

The Medisol Service Centre can offer you two kinds of maintenance service to ensure that your defibrillator is always ready for use. The Standard Service guarantees continuity. If the AED has been deployed, has a malfunction or has been stolen, a rental-AED will be supplied within 24 hours and we shall ensure that your AED […]

By October 30, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Biggest Basic Life Support change in ERC guidelines 2015: the role of the emergency response communication centre

Biggest Basic Life Support change in ERC guidelines 2015: the role of the emergency response communication centre

  Not much has changed for Basic Life support in the new ERC 2015 guidelines. But small changes can make a big difference for a person’s life. So today at the ERC congress in Prague, one of the main subjects was about the role of the Emergency Response communication Centre. A fast response and early […]

By October 29, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
New 2015 CPR guidelines, what are matching BLS products?

New 2015 CPR guidelines, what are matching BLS products?

With the changes of the CPR guidelines that have been published in October, the European Resuscitation Council emphasises the importance of feedback during training. Quality improvements in Basic Life Support training can be accomplished by training with an advanced manikin with feedback. In real life situations, an AED with extensive guidance and feedback is recommended. […]

By October 28, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
ERC2015

ERC2015

Medisol/AEDexpert will be in Prague for the ERC congress Resuscitation 2015 from the 29th until the 31ste of October. This particular ERC congress is important because the new CPR reanimation guidelines for the next 5 years will be presented here. This could also be the moment to meet up with business associates to expand collaboration. […]

By August 25, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
The differences between the various Zoll electrode pads

The differences between the various Zoll electrode pads

These pads are suitable for the Zoll AED Plus and the Zoll AED Pro. Which ones should you choose?  In the overview below we have set out the differences that may help to make your choice easier. Click here to view the Zoll electrode pads in our web shop.  As you can see there are […]

By July 27, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
AED Maintenance Contract

AED Maintenance Contract

Available very soon at Medisol AEDexpert.co.uk,  the AED Maintenance Contract The Medisol Service Centre can then offer you a maintenance service contract for your AED’s. This service will be available in your area from autumn 2015. The advantages are: 24/7 phone access for reporting a malfunction Trade Service at fault A replacement AED will be […]

By July 22, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Children and circulatory arrest

Children and circulatory arrest

When a small child (<25 kg) has a circulatory arrest, this usually has a different starting cause than a fibrillating heart. Examples of this are: -suffocation -drowning The right treatment in this case is: -dial 999 or 112 -start CPR Because it is not always clear what caused the circulatory arrest the AED unit will […]

By July 17, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Quality of BLS when using different public AED’s

Quality of BLS when using different public AED’s

Earlier this week a very interesting science article was published about the effect of AED voice prompts in relation to the quality of BLS (in particular the duration of the interruptions during the chest compressions). Given the importance of this article we have decided to take this publication entirety over. This is a study of […]

By June 26, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Manufacturer Primedic increased warranty up to 6 years.

Manufacturer Primedic increased warranty up to 6 years.

The manufacturer of  the Primedic AED defibrillators has increased the warranty period for most models up to 6 years. This warranty period is valid for the AEDs with date of delivery from 1 September 2014.  This is valid for the models Primedic Heartsave PAD, Primedic Heartsave AED, Primedic Heartsave AED-M and Primedic Heartsave AS. The […]

By June 9, 2015 0 Comments Read More →