What does AED stand for?

Automated external defibrillator

An acronym that refers to a portable electronic device used to treat persons through defibrillation; restores a regular heart rhythm during a sudden cardiac arrest.


"My cousin had a heart attack at the gym after basketball but was saved because there was an AED installed at the gym."

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Last Updated: January 28, 2015

AED definition

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