An evaluation of the Public Access Defibrillation (PAD) Demonstration

4. Stakeholder consultations

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Stakeholder consultations were conducted with academics and peak body representatives with expertise and experience in the field public access defibrillation. Stakeholders interviewed were actively working in the field, a number were also members of the PAD Demonstration Working Party, and had detailed knowledge of both the development and implementation of the program. The consultations focussed on the effectiveness of early access defibrillation generally, as well as the PAD Demonstration itself.

The detailed findings from the stakeholder consultations are presented in the following sections.