Defibrillator-equipped drones offer quick response for cardiac arrest victims
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We recently wrote about the aeroSee Project, which is harnessing drones to improve search and rescue missions. The devices are now proving useful in another life-saving scenario – the Defikopter is a drone that can deliver defibrillators to heart attack victims much quicker than emergency responders. Conceived by Germany-based nonprofit Definetz, the system adapts flying robots developed by Height-Tech, which can carry defibrillators to any location given its GPS co-ordinates. Although the system is still in the early stages of development, the team hope to develop a smartphone app that those with heart problems, or their family, can download. If…
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