Powerheart AED G3

Powerheart AED G3

Powerheart AED G3

The Powerheart AED G3 is manufactured by Cardiac Science, a company known as a leader in the cardiac equipment industry. Cardiac Science has established a wide array of products to assist in the care and management of the cardiac patient, and is dedicated to using their knowledge to save lives. Cardiac Science is a publicly traded company known for their responsible and dependable history which spans almost one hundred years. While their headquarters are in the state of Washington, Cardiac Science operates out of 100 countries worldwide.

The Powerheart AED G3 comes in both automatic and semi-automatic formats. In the automatic format, the Powerheart AED G3 determines whether a lifesaving shock is needed by the sufferer of cardiac distress and delivers that shock with no other action required by the user. When using the semi-automatic format, the user must push a button to deliver the shock once the AED has determined that it is needed. With these two convenient options, the Powerheart AED G3 is convenient and easy for any user.

The Powerheart AED G3 is both reliable and simple to use. When faced with a person experiencing cardiac arrest, stress levels are understandably very high and time is of the essence. The Powerheart AED G3 has been designed specifically for the user under these tension filled and chaotic conditions. With calm voice promts, the Powerheart AED G3 guides the user through every step of the process for attempting to resuscitate a victim of cardiac arrest.



Using the Powerheart AED G3

Powerheart AED G3

Powerheart AED G3

In cases of cardiac distress, the Powerheart AED G3 can save lives. The audible prompts are given in a calm and clear voice designed to assist the user in providing urgent care to the victim of cardiac arrest.

  • Step One: Ensure that the victim who is suffering cardiac arrest has been placed gently on the ground, flat on his or her back.
  • Step Two: Call 911, which you will be prompted to do by the Powerheart AED G3.
  • Step Three: Remove the protective covering from the front of the Powerheart AED G3.
  • Step Four: Completely remove the shirt of the victim from his or her chest.
  • Step Five: Remove the back from the first pad found inside the Powerheart AED G3 and place it on the upper right chest of the person suffering cardiac arrest.
  • Step Six: Remove the back from the second pad found inside the Powerheart AED G3 and place it on the lower left chest of the person suffering cardiac arrest, on the side of the body.
  • Step Seven: Once the pads are in place, the Powerheart AED G3 will monitor the heart rate of the victim of cardiac arrest to establish whether a shock is needed.
  • Step Eight: If using the Powerheart AED G3 Automatic Version, if a shock is required it will be delivered automatically by the Powerheart AED G3. If using the Powerheart AED G3 SemiAutomatic Version, if a shock is required the user will be prompted to push the shock button.
  • Step Nine: The Powerheart AED G3 will then prompt the user to begin CPR, advising the user of the appropriate number of chest pumps and breaths to be given to the victim of cardiac arrest.
  • Step Ten: The Powerheart AED G3 will then reevaluate the heart rate of the victim of cardiac arrest and establish whether the process has worked or needs to be repeated. The Powerheart AED G3 will then prompt the user to perform the appropriate action.

Due to the time and precision given to the design of the Powerheart AED G3, it is easy to use and dependable in situations of cardiac arrest. Audible prompts guide the user the entire time the product is being used. Even in loud and chaotic situations, the Powerheart AED G3 assists the user the entire time by using a text screen to display each step for the user to read. This makes the Powerheart AED G3 an asset in any environment, whether a quiet night at home or a loud movie theatre.

Powerheart AED G3 Features

Powerheart AED Defibrillator

Powerheart AED Defibrillator

The Powerheart AED G3 comes with a seven year warranty, as well as a 4 year guarantee on full battery replacement. To ensure full functionality even when not in use, the Powerheart AED G3 does daily, weekly, and monthly self tests. This provides the comfort of knowing that when you need it most, the Powerheart AED G3 will be ready.

Because of the heart rate monitoring system of the Powerheart AED G3, the chance of accidental shock should never be an issue. This makes the product safe in situations where other cardiac events are mistaken for cardiac arrest and in houses with children and pets. The Powerheart AED G3 also features a self cancel feature which will cancel a shock that has been advised if the victim’s heart rate changes to a safer rhythm.

Once paramedics arrive and care of the victim of cardiac arrest has been taken over by professionals, the Powerheart AED G3 is able to share information with the doctors and hospitals regarding the care the victim received before professional help arrived. The Powerheart AED G3 can be connected to any Windows based computer with Rescuelink software so that the record of events (including heart rate records, actions taken by user, etc.) can be shared with doctors and other emergency staff. The Powerheart AED G3 is able to store this information until it is needed and downloaded onto any Windows based computer with Rescuelink software. This product can be connected with a simple USB or serial port connector.

The Powerheart AED G3 is 3.3 inches in height, 10.6 inches in width, and 12.4 inches in depth. It weighs less than seven pounds and can travel in an optional carrying case offered for purchase by Cardiac Science. This makes the Powerheart AED G3 compact, portable, and available for use in any situation.

Cardiac problems have become a major concern in the United States and worldwide. Many people can be saved by the early use of AED technology.