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Table 3 Response times (interval of minutes)

From: First responder resuscitation teams in a rural Norwegian community: sustainability and self-reports of meaningfulness, stress and mastering

  Suspected AMI Cardiac arrest
  Call-first responder1 Call-AED2 Call-first responder Call-AED
0-2 min 2 - - -
3-5 min - - 2 1
9-10 min 4 4 - -
11-15 min 5 4 4 2
16-20 min 3 2 - 1
21-25 min - 2 - 1
26-40 min 3 4 - -
41-60 1 1 - -
AED not brought - - - 1
Unknown - 1 - -
Total 18 18 6 6
  1. 1 Interval from alarm call to arrival of the first responder at the patient
  2. 2 Interval from alarm call to arrival of automated defibrillator