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Drone Defibrillators Navigate Tough Terrain

Drone-powered defibrillators capable of navigating through tough terrain to areas unreachable by ambulance are close to being ready for real-world use.Drone-powered defibrillators capable of navigating through tough terrain to areas unreachable by ambulance are close to being ready for real-world use.German company Definetz has gotten together with Height-Tech, a drone maker, to engineer Defikopter, the unmanned emergency equipment delivery system.In the event of an emergency in an area with compromised access, a caller could phone the dispatch and have a defibrillator dropped directly into their hands. This expedited access to life-saving equipment is designed to buy victims time while they wait for professional medical help to arrive. A Definetz spokesman explained, "Defikopter is one small supporting step towards an optimized responder structure. It's for sports areas like golf clubs, difficult terrain such as coasts or mountains, and rural areas with weak infrastruc

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