The Philips HeartStart FRx Defibrillator is designed to be easy to use, rugged and reliable for those who get there first. On the scene with law enforcement, on the field with student athletes or on the job with employees, the FRx Defibrillator is the solution for treating Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) from ventricular fibrillation in environments and conditions too demanding for many other defibrillators.
At the core of all HeartStart Defibrillators is SMART Biphasic technology. The HeartStart FRx Defibrillator’s biphasic waveform delivers a highly effective defibrillation shock that is also gentle to the heart. No other external defibrillation therapy has been supported by more published clinical data.
SMART Analysis, a proven Philips technology for heart rhythm assessment, ensures that FRx Defibrillator only shocks when it should. SMART Analysis automatically assesses the victim’s heart rhythm and is designed not to deliver a shock unless the rhythm is determined to be shockable — even if the shock button is pressed. What’s more, SMART Pads II enable the FRx to keep pace with the responder by adjusting to their actions.
Designed for real world use
The Philips HeartStart FRx Defibrillator is exceptionally rugged. Designed to surpass rigorous testing requirements, the FRx withstands jetting water, loads up to 500 pounds and a one-meter drop onto concrete.
Built on a platform of proven ease-of-use
The HeartStart FRx Defibrillator was designed to be as easy to use as the HeartStart OnSite Defibrillator and shares many of its features, including CPR Coaching and intuitive icon-driven operation. Although small and lightweight - just 3.5 pounds - the FRx is equipped to guide you through the resuscitation of a SCA victim.
The HeartStart FRx guides you through every step with clear, calm voice commands and descriptive visual icons. The FRx even reminds you to call emergency medical services (EMS).
Pressing the blue i-button activates HeartStart CPR Coaching for assistance with CPR. The flashing icons and the Quick Reference Guide can be used to lead you through the defibrillation steps - even in situations where hearing voice instructions is a challenge.
Once EMS arrives, hand-off is fast and easy because the FRx is compatible with advanced defibrillators like the HeartStart MRx. With HeartStart adapters, our pads can be plugged into devices from other manufacturers to ensure continuity of care.
Providing a complete, reliable solution Reliability backed by Philips
The HeartStart FRx Defibrillator is powered by an easy to install, long-life (four-year) battery, so you know the device is charged and ready. The device's automated daily, weekly and monthly self-tests check the pads readiness, and verify functionality and calibration of circuits and systems. With over 85 tests, the FRx is one of the most comprehensive self-testing devices on the market and is virtually maintenance-free. The blinking green “Ready” light on the defibrillator is your assurance that the device is ready for use.
Preconnected SMART Pads II
Pads for all patients. Save valuable time in an emergency with preconnected pads for use on adults and children. SMART Pads II eliminate the expense of having to purchase different pads sets for different patient types.
Wireless Data Transfer
A first in defibrillation technology, the FRx provides a mobile, wireless solution for data management using the palm OS™ platform. It features an infrared data port for easy transmission of information without cables or hardwire compatibility issues.
Simply insert the Infant/Child Key into the FRx to signal to the device that you’re treating an infant or a child. The defibrillator adjusts to provide special pads placement and CPR instructions. The pads icons also flash to show you the appropriate pads placement and the device reduces the shock energy to a level more appropriate for an infant or a child (less than 55 pounds or 8 years of age).
Available only on HeartStart Defibrillators, CPR Coaching reminds the responder of CPR basics and provides options for both adults and children.
Philips Model Number: 861304
Defibrillator, battery (1), SMART Pads II (1 set), Owner Manual, Quick Reference Guide.
Truncated Exponential Biphasic. Waveform parameters adjusted as a function of each patient’s impedance.
Single energy output:
Adult: nominal 150 Joules into a 50-ohm load
Infant/Child: nominal 50 Joules into a 50-ohm load.
Device follows preconfigured settings. Defibrillation and CPR protocol can be customized using HeartStart Event Review or HeartStart Configure Software.
Detailed voice prompts and visual icons guide responder through use of the defibrillator.
Voice coaching for adult and infant/child CPR provides instructions and audio cues for each breath, as well as the appropriate number, rate and depth of chest compressions.
Green on/off button, blue i-button, orange shock button, optional infant/child key.
Ready light, blue i-button, caution light, illuminated pads, icons, shock button lights up when shock is advised.
Size 2.4 x 7.1 x 8.9 inches (6 x 18 x 22 cm) H x D x W.
Weight : With battery and pads case: 3.5 lbs. (1.5 kg). Without battery or pads case: 2.6 lbs. (1.2 kg).
Waterjet proof IPX5 per IEC60529.
Dust protected IP5X per IEC60529.
Operating/Standby: 32° - 122° F (0° - 50° C).
0 to 15,000 feet.
Operating: meets MILSTD 810F Fig.514.5C-17, random;
Standby: meets MILSTD 810F Fig.514.5C-18, swept sine.
CISPR II Group I Class B, IEC 61000-4-3, and IEC 61000-4-8.
Evaluates patient ECG to determine if a rhythm is shockable. Rhythms considered shockable are Ventricular Fibrillation (VF), and certain ventricular tachycardias (VT) associated with lack of circulation. For safety reasons, some VT rhythms associated with circulation will not be interpreted as shockable, and some very low-amplitude or low-frequency rhythms will not be interpreted as shockable VF.
Meets AAMI DF80 guidelines and AHA recommendations for adult defibrillation (Circulation 1997;95:1677-1682).
Able to deliver a shock as soon as the device indicates a shock is advised.
Able to deliver a shock after the CPR pause, typically in eight seconds.
Shock-to-Shock Cylce Time
Typically less than 20 seconds between shocks in a series.
Advanced signal processing allows accurate ECG analysis even in the presence of most pacemaker artifact and electrical noise sources. Other artifacts are detected and corrective voice prompts issued. Battery
Item Number(s): Standard: M5070A - Aviation: 989803139301 (TSO C-142) U.S. only.
9 Volt DC, 4.2 Ah, lithium manganese dioxide, disposable long-life primary cell.
Minimum 200 shocks or 4 hours of operating time.
Battery is labeled with an install-by date of at least five years from date of manufacture.
Four years typical when battery is installed by the install by date. (Will power the AED in standby state within the specified standby temperature range, assuming one battery insertion test and no uses.)
Item Number: 989803139261
Disposable pads case containing adhesive multifunction defibrillator pads. HeartStart plug style connector clicks into device for preconnected pads solution.
Active Surface Area: 2.4 in2 (80 cm2) each
Cable Length: 48 inches (121.9 cm).
Pads case is labeled with a use-by date of at least two years from date of manufacture.
Item Number: 989803139311
Item Number: 989803139271
Special pads place HeartStart FRx into training mode and disable its energy delivery capability. Features 8 real-world training scenarios. Automated and User Activated Self-Tests
Daily Automatic Self- Tests
Tests internal circuitry, waveform delivery system, pads and battery capacity.
Pads Integrity Test
Specifically tests readiness-for-use of pads (gel moisture).
Battery Insertion Test
Upon battery insertion, extensive automatic self-tests and user-interactive test check device readiness.
Blinking green "Ready" light indicates ready for use.
Wireless transmission of event data to PC or palmOneTM PDA using the IrDA protocol.
HeartStart Event Review Software
Data management software (optional) for download and review of data retrieved through defibrillator's infrared data port.
Store first 15 minutes of ECG and the entire incident’s events and analysis decisions.