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What does AED stand for?

AED stands for Automatic External Defibrillator (less common)

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Leading health campaigners, including the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the British Medical Association, joined by the likes of Gerrard, boxer Amir Khan and Tottenham player Gareth Bale, have signed a letter urging David Cameron to support legislation which will ensure the provision of Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) in the community.
The three partners have done considerable research on the subject since encountering a similar case involving the sudden death of a high school athlete, and are now campaigning for the availability of automatic external defibrillators (AEDs) in all public schools and buildings.
Owners also insist that today's security guards be rehearsed in several first-aid measures, including CPR and the use of automatic external defibrillators, which can save the life of a heart attack victim.