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Originally posted by DN38416
Well as someone having been born with congenital heart disease, that device would probably kill me. As well as the other people with health problems...would they be able to opt out for safety concerns,or do we put our lives in the hands of a stewardess/steward? Wow very scary thought.
The electrical shock from a police Taser stun gun could cause cardiac arrest, a Vancouver heart surgeon told a Taser inquiry Tuesday.
There has to be underlying heart disease or other contributing factors, such as lack of oxygen due to asphyxia or massive blood loss or severe metabolic abnormalities such as acidosis or abnormal potassium levels, Janusz said.