This Philips HS1 Heartstart Automated External Defibrillator, AED Unit is perfect for those persons with minimal training. The clear instructions given by this Automated External Defibrillator unit guide the user step by step through CPR and the use of the unit. This unit is light to carry and simple to operate and administers shock at the push of a button.
The unit stores the first 15 minutes of ECG and the entire incidents events and analysis decisions and the data can be transferred wirelessly to a PC or palm One PDA using the IrDA protocol. This Automated External Defibrillator, Heartstart HS1 AED performs automatic daily self tests and self tests when the unit is switched on these tests include internal circuitry, pads cartridge and battery capacity and pad integrity. A blinking green "Ready" light means the unit has passed its last self test so is ready for use.
The energy level is nominally fixed at 150 J (Adult) and 50 J (paediatric) however this will vary depending on the patient impedence. With a Lithium Manganese Dioxide Battery.