A speciality device, manual defibrillators are used by health professionals such as doctors in the emergency department of a hospital.
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICDs)
This type of defibrillator device is surgically placed inside the body. These particular defibs are designed for people who are at high risk of heart rhythm issues due to a diagnosed heart condition.
Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillators (WCDs)
These are defibrillators that are worn outside the body. These types of defibs are sometimes worn by individuals who have recently suffered from a heart attack or have experienced other heart-related issues.