Automatic External Defibrillators in Long-Term Care Facilities: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines


( Last Updated : May 25, 2020)
Project Status:
Completed
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Summary of Abstracts
Project Number:
RB1491-000

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Question


  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of automatic external defibrillators in long-term care facilities?

  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of automatic external defibrillators in long-term care facilities?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of automatic external defibrillators in long-term care facilities?


Key Message

No relevant clinical evidence, economic evaluations, or evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding automatic external defibrillators in long-term care facilities.