Defibs Save Lives
Arrhythmia Alliance provides fundraising support, in addition to information, advice and guidance to help make communities safer in the event of sudden cardiac arrest.
We have worked with many community groups, clubs and individuals to help place lifesaving equipment for use in the event of an emergency.
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58 Year Old Saved By Bluffton Police Department Using AED donated by Arrhythmia Alliance Defibs Saves Lives – Gavin Quance Campaign
October 26th , 2016, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina: Arrhythmia Alliance, a leading international heart rhythm charity based in South Carolina, is pleased to announce that a 58-year old male was saved yesterday by the Bluffton Police Department by one of the defibrillators that was recently placed in the vehicles from the Arrhythmia Alliance – Defibs Save Lives – Gavin Quance Campaign. Officers responded to a report of a 58 year old male who had collapsed. Upon arrival, ahead of paramedics, the officers perfomed CPR and used the AED from the vehicle. After two shocks, they brought the person back. He was breathing and is currently being treated at Hilton Head Hospital.
Life-saving equipment installed
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