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LIFEPAK® 500 | AEDs Today’s Review
Medtronic’s Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 AED is one of the most popular AEDs and, quite naturally as it is for all Medtronic Physio-Control products, their popularity and praise is for good reason.
The praise for the LIFEPAK 500 is due to numerous reasons. The Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 is rugged, incredibly user-friendly with voice prompts and LCD display screen, features Physio-Control and Medtronics escalating electrical waveform, self-testing, etc. Everything you have come to expect in a 21st Century AED is here from one of the health industry’s best.
As with all Medtronic Physio-Control LIFEPAK AEDs, the LIFEPAK 500 is simple in administration yet also customizable for the seasoned rescue professional. With easy-to-hear voice prompts and instructions on a clear LCD display screen, laypersons can be walked through the process of rescuing a life. However, you’re also able to program the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 to a number of personalized options, including:
- Change the timing of CPR intervals (the interval often changes with new studies)
- Customizable prompt pulse checks
- Enable the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 to signal CPR while the AED charges
- Activate asystole detector
- Electronically assign unique IDs to the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500, eliminating the need to physically label your AED
- And more
In summation, For those knowledgeable in the rescue arena and those that have their own preferences when administering an AED in a situation of need, the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 enables you to customize much of your rescue therapy.
The Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 is also one of the few public access-style AEDs with the option of a rechargeable battery. The Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 is also great for schools, daycares, sports arenas and more, as the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 is fully pediatric capable with the use of pediatric electrodes.
As with all Medtronic Physio-Control LIFEPAK AEDs, we strongly recommend the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 AED to anyone in the market for a AED of nearly any sort. Easy enough to use for untrained laypeople and customizable enough for the diehard rescue professional, the Physio-Control LIFEPAK 500 adheres to simplicity while backed by the reliability and integrity of the best defib manufacturer of today.