Combining Philips' experience in resuscitation with the current wants and needs of today's medical
environment, the Efficia DFM100 was designed with the user in mind.
Philips pioneered 1-2-3 defibrillation for you to defibrillate a patient and save a life quickly and
easily. Efficia DFM100 controls, indicators, menus and icons were carefully designed and organized
to facilitate ease of use. Display information is designed to present key information for the current
This chapter provides a basic orientation on the Efficia DFM100's external features, including the
various color-coded cable ports, installing the battery and printer paper, and optional external
"Operating the Device"
on page 23 for instructions on how to operate the device.
If your Efficia DFM100 includes additional features for the EMS environment, review the section
on page 19 as well as the rest of the chapter.
NOTES: If your Efficia DFM100 does not have some of the optional functionality listed in this chapter,
disregard these controls and the related information described throughout this manual.
Pictures of the Efficia DFM100 display appearing throughout this manual are for illustration
purposes only. The content of these areas varies with the display view, the options on your device and
the function being performed.