Real life defibrillators measure the heart's electrical activity so they know what kind of shock they need to give. In fiction, any appliance that emits electricity can be used to restart the heart. (Unlike Magical Defibrillator
, a defibrillator isn't being used implausibly; an appliance is implausibly being used as a defibrillator.)
- In "Wild Cards" Hawkgirl uses her energy mace to shock Green Lantern's heart into pumping again after it's stopped by the shock of an explosion.