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Chrisinger BW, Grossestreuer AV, Laguna MC
Characteristics of automated external defibrillator coverage in Philadelphia, PA, based on land use and estimated risk.
The authors investigated how well the likelihood of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest was met by the supply of automated external defibrillators (AED) in a dense urban environment. This article offers one method by which local officials can use spatial data to prioritize attention for AED placement and coverage.
Citation: Chrisinger BW, Grossestreuer AV, Laguna MC . Characteristics of automated external defibrillator coverage in Philadelphia, PA, based on land use and estimated risk. Resuscitation 2016 Dec;109:9-15. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2016.09.021.
Keywords: Medical Devices, Health Insurance, Urban Health, Cardiovascular Conditions, Value