Defibrillators in public facilities Courts Madrid

The 12 of September of 2018 enters into force the decree that requires the installation of defibrillators in many public spaces, companies, educational centers of MADRID.

It is shown that acting in the first three minutes of cardiac arrest increases the life expectancy in an 90% of the victim and decreases the subsequent neurological damage.

Most of these events occur in public places, in the home, recreational, sports centers, workplaces and airports, for this reason in Spain the initiative is being taken to create a decree that regulates the use of Defibrillators in public facilities such as the courts of Madrid, as a cardiprotection measure for the collective.

Royal Decree in Spain, which regulates the use of defibrillators in public facilities such as the courts of Madrid.

The European Union establishes laws that require the use of defibrillators in non-sanitary places, Spain currently has a regulation, the Royal Decree 365-2009, which authorizes each community to legislate on the placement of Defibrillators in public facilities such as the courts of Madrid, sports centers, airports and schools, as well as the norm for their use, this decree establishes the obligation to carry out CPR and DESA courses, to regulate and guarantee the proper use of defibrillators.

Defibrillators connected to the 112 Medical Emergency Service

The defibrillators of the courts comply with the regulations by keeping their defibrillators connected through our terminals to the 112 health service. The call to the 112 is the first link in the survival chain and our terminals connect the alerter with the medical service directly. In addition, the terminal is geolocated and registered in the community of Madrid, so they can send the ambulance directly to the customer's address.

Definition of Defibrillator

It is a portable electronic health device, used to diagnose and treat cardiorespiratory arrest, this device is responsible for returning the normal rhythm to the heart if it presents a shockable rhythm, remember that heart attacks are the first cause of death at the worldwide and is produced by the obstruction of the artery or death in the tissue.

The heart is a muscle that is made up of cells that form electrical impulses between them, they stimulate all the mechanical activity of the heart, the defibrillator works very simply, this equipment uses a current and emits a continuous electrical impulse, which generates stimuli electrical systems that act on the heart muscle and reverse the cardiac arrhythmia. Defibrillators are used in case the heart suffers a fibrillation, presenting a shockable rhythm.

Types of defibrillators.

  1. Automated defibrillator: semi-automatic or automatic
  2. Manual defibrillator

Operation of a defibrillator.

The first thing you should take into account when using a Defibrillators in public facilities such as the courts of Madrid, is to remain calm and follow the instructions that the equipment has, usually these are semi-automatic, which means that the equipment detects irregularities such as the FV or the TQV, and sends a message to the operator to press the download device, it is important acquire basic knowledge in techniques of resuscitation and use of the defibrillator.

Course in the management of the defibrillator Madrid Courts.

Lifeguard project has installed the defibrillators Zoll Aed Plus in all the offices of the Courts of Madrid with a total of 127 defibrillator. In addition, training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillator management was carried out for workers.

Parts of a defibrillator.

Finally we remind you the parts of a defibrillator for maintenance, remember that what expires are the consumables: Batteries and Electrodes.

  1. Record of electrocardiogram.
  2. Defibrillation blades.
  3. Defibrillation battery.
  4. Network and battery connection plugs.
  5. Accessory for defibrillation.
  6. Electrodes for external pacemaker.
  7. Pacemaker monitoring cables.
  8. Load start button.
  9. LCD screen
  10. Sound and light signal indicating that the download is ready.


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