CPR Statistics

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    CPR & Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) Fact Sheet As of April 26, 2010 Sudden Cardiac Arrest • EMS treats nearly 300,000 victims of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest each year in the U.S. • Less than eight percent of people who suffer cardiac arrest outside the hospital survive. • Sudden cardiac arrest can happen to anyone at

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  • Colorado Springs Police officer Mike Palmer uses CPR to save 13-day-old boy - The Denver Channel December 18, 2014
    The Denver ChannelColorado Springs Police officer Mike Palmer uses CPR to save 13-day-old boyThe Denver Channel"Very recently, our department went through a refresher course for CPR training and it included infant CPR and that training was still fresh in my mind," Palmer told KRDO-TV. "The infant was successfully revived and transported to a l […]
  • Call for audit on CPR prevention - Belfast Telegraph December 18, 2014
    Belfast TelegraphCall for audit on CPR preventionBelfast TelegraphAn advance decision can be taken not to provide CPR if the seriously ill suffer a heart attack - if that is deemed to be in their best interests - and placed in the medical records. A watchdog in Northern Ireland highlighted a lack of clear ...and more » […]
  • Ferry crew, nurse provide CPR in heart attack - KOMO News December 18, 2014
    Ferry crew, nurse provide CPR in heart attackKOMO NewsKINGSTON, Wash. (AP) - Authorities say a well-trained Washington State Ferries crew and a registered nurse who happened to be nearby swung into action and provided CPR to an 80-year-old man who had an apparent heart attack as he walked onto a ...and more » […]
  • MCC to offer CPR training for health care providers - Northwest Herald December 18, 2014
    MCC to offer CPR training for health care providersNorthwest HeraldCRYSTAL LAKE – CPR training for health care providers will be available each month starting in January at McHenry County College. Related Links. MCC to offer CPR training for health care providers · MCC offers training for literacy tutors · MCC ... […]
  • CPR, defibrillator saves Greenwood basketball player - Marshfield News-Herald December 18, 2014
    Marshfield News-HeraldCPR, defibrillator saves Greenwood basketball playerMarshfield News-HeraldWhile the Deans were performing CPR, others cleared the athletes from the gym, and someone ran for the automated external defibrillator, or AED. Troy Thomas and Dean Bogdonovich of Greenwood and Bob Wilke of Loyal also assisted in resuscitating the ... […]