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How do I use an automated external defibrillator (AED) to save a life?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
An automated external defibrillator (AED) is easy to use and could save your loved one's life.

Watch this video to learn more from Dr. Oz about how to use an automated external defibrillator to save a life.



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