AECD


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AECD

Automatic external cardioverter-defibrillator A device that monitors cardiac rhythm and automatically defibrillates
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The cheart(R), AECD(R), AECD Tachyarrhythmia Detection Software(TM) and Cardiac Arrest Detection and Defibrillation Software(TM), are trademarks of Cardiac Science Inc.
AECDs are permitted by law when limited engine protection is necessary under certain operating conditions.
While the settlement does not ban these auxiliary emissions devices, it does require engine manufacturers to describe and justify all AECDs that reduce the effectiveness of the emission control system.