Accession Number:

ADA359533

Title:

Testing and Evaluation of the Heartstream, Inc., Model EM Semi-Automatic Defibrillator External

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep 98

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE RESEARCH LAB BROOKS AFB TX HUMAN EFFECTIVENESS DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1998-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The Heartstream, Inc., Model EM Semi-Automatic External Defibrillator is a portable, battery operated, semi-automatic defibrillator. It performs automatic self-tests and displays the results of these tests on a status indicator. The unit is equipped with a high resolution, liquid crystal display with back light screen that displays text prompts, patient and event information and single-lead electrocardiogram ECG. The unit operates on a disposable 18 VDC lithium battery. The unit weighs approximately 4.34 lbs. with battery 5.8 lbs. with battery, case and defib pads and is 8.75 in. W. 10 in. with case X 2.5 in. H. 4.75 in. with case X 8 in. D. 9.25 in. with case.

Subject Categories:

  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE