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Early and swift intervention with an automated external defibrillator (AED) amidst sudden out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) during bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) saves lives—in fact, doubles the likelihood of survival. We know this. There is data to support this. So, why is their usage so low?

The problems: cost, availability and high variability of place and time of OHCA occurrence.

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