Suitable for novices and professionals
The Philips HeartStart® FRx Semi-Automatic Defibrillator can be used by those with no life saving experience when first on the scene of a cardiac arrest as well as emergency professionals.
The unit detects heart rhythm and if needed will advise administering a shock via the push of a button.
By pressing the "i" button, the unit provides CPR assistance, giving the rescuer instructions and audio cues for appropriate number, rate and depth of compressions. To deliver a shock, simply follow the instructions on pad placement indicated by the placement diagram and press the orange shock button when prompted.
Pre-connected one-size SMART Pads II for both adults and children to save time during the rescue.
Infants and children
Can be used on infants and children by simply inserting the Infant / Child Key (available separately) When the infant / child key is used, the unit appropriately reduces energy dose and adapts CPR prompts accordingly.
Can withstand heavy use, jetting water, loads of up to 500kg and drops onto a concrete floor from up to 1.22 m onto masonry surface.
Always ready for use
The unit self tests daily, weekly and monthly to check pad readiness and functionality.
Defibrillator unit: 8 years
SMART II pads: 2 years
Lithium manganese dioxide battery: 4 years when battery is installed by install-by date. The battery is labelled with an install-by date of at least 5 years from date of manufacture.