Risk of a shock by a defibrillator while performing CPR

I have a friend with internal defibulator. can I perform cpr and is it possible for me to get shocked if the debibulator is going off?

You are perfectly safe fro getting a shock yourself if an internal defibrillator fires during CPR. With an Automatic External Defibrillator stay clear when the device starts charging until after the shock has been delivered  and resume CPR afterwards until help arrives! Please read these links: 



Hope this helps,

Dr T


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