Simply turn on the Lifepak CR Plus and follow the prompts. It is as simple as 1,2,3. The LifePak CR® Plus AED is proconfigured to deliver 200, 300 then 360 joules maximising the chance of defibrillating the patient or to the ARC's 200, 200, 200 Joules your choice.
With emergency response times of 8 minutes and above in urban Australia - sudden, out of hospital, Cardiac Arrest, secondary to Ventricular Fibrillation, kills thousands of Australian each year.
You can make a difference by having an AED available help treat the Cardiac Arrest.
If the person in Cardiac Arrest is defibrillated within 4 minutes their chance of survival can be as great as 60%.
A rescuer only needs to:
- Turn on the device
- Apply the QUIK-PAK™ electrode pads to the victim
- Follow the Voice Prompts
The fully automatic model of the LifePak CR® Plus AED is designed to deliver a shock only if it determines a heart needs it. No one even needs to press a shock button.
The LifePak CR® Plus AED is also easy to own and maintain. Weekly and monthly self-tests - plus a visible readiness display with four indicators- let you know it’s ready to do its job.
In the box you get;
- Lifepak CR Plus defibrillator
- Soft shell case and carry strap
- Resus pack including gloves, CPR faceshield, swab, razor and scissors
- Users manual
- Warranty information
Effective in maximising the chance for survival of your patient.
Although not everyone can be saved from sudden cardiac arrest, studies show that early defibrillation can dramatically improve survival rates. LifePak CR® Plus AED has the capability to escalate to an industry-leading 360 joules when necessary, providing the extra power that may be needed for hard-to-defibrillate victims. Defibrillation and CPR prompts are consistent with ARC guidelines.
Research suggests that not all sudden cardiac arrest victims are resuscitated with the first shock and over half of all victims need multiple shocks and for those who need multiple shocks, 360 joules improves shock Retuen of Spontaneos Circulation (ROSC.)
Your can read more about this at http://www.defibrillators.com.au/lifepak/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/360-Joules-Does-The-Job-Better.pdf
The support you need
Put the LifePak CR® Plus AED in place for you,your staff, visitors or family.
The Australian Resuscitation Council recommends that AED users should be trained in CPR although they do encourage the use of the AED by any competent person when a First Aid trained person is not available.
Industry Leading Warranty
At Physio-Control, we stand by the quality of our lifesaving products. We even offer an 8 year warranty on the LifePak CR® Plus AED, one of the longest in the industry.
The Lifepak AED is tough
You can look at how the Lifepak is tested for robustness by watching the video below.
The right AED.
In Australia a LifePak CR® Plus AED can be purchased and owned by anyone without prescription