Glossary

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) – Pressing down onto the heart to mimic natural movement
Cardiac Arrest – An electrical fault that causes unconciousness
Heart Attack – A circulation fault related to the plumbing system
Defibrillator – Unit that provides an electric shock to be used in emergency resuscitation
Electrodes/Shock Pads – Adhesive pads that stick onto the patient’s body to deliver the electric shock to
CPAD – Community Public Access Defibrillator Outdoor Cabinet (typically)