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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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  • ETMC holding "CPR on the square" Saturday - Tyler Morning Telegraph October 31, 2014
    ETMC holding "CPR on the square" SaturdayTyler Morning TelegraphEast Texas Medical Center EMS will host CPR on the Square in downtown Tyler from 9 a.m. until noon on Saturday. The event is to educate the public on how to provide lifesaving cardiopulmonary resuscitation, or CPR. Last month, ETMC EMS became the ...'CPR on the Square' to tea […]
  • Child paralysis infections appear to be winding down in Colo. - Colorado Public Radio October 30, 2014
    Colorado Public RadioChild paralysis infections appear to be winding down in Colo.Colorado Public RadioAn illness that has afflicted more than a dozen children with some paralysis is subsiding in Colorado, doctors say. The illness, called Acute Flaccid Myelitis, is an infection that can cause children to have weakness in limbs or facial muscles. Since Aug. […]
  • Vestal's Elinor Williams cut a rug, gave bird CPR - Press & Sun-Bulletin October 30, 2014
    Press & Sun-BulletinVestal's Elinor Williams cut a rug, gave bird CPRPress & Sun-BulletinElinor Williams of Vestal devoted much time to volunteering and teaching dance. (Photo: Williams family photo). Fullscreen. Like this topic? You may also like these photo galleries: Replay. Elinor Williams with son Don; The Williamses with one of their ... […]
  • Grieving mother pushed for CPR bill - Queens Chronicle October 30, 2014
    Grieving mother pushed for CPR billQueens ChronicleShe now finds solace since Gov. Cuomo signed a bill into law last week, which mandates all high schools in New York to offer a CPR training course as a graduation requirement. It makes New York the 20th state in the nation to enact the CPR in Schools law. […]
  • Basic first aid: Performing CPR - CorrectionsOne October 30, 2014
    Basic first aid: Performing CPRCorrectionsOneDo you know how to perform CPR? It's a lifesaving skill that more people should know, due to its usefulness in many types of emergencies. It's better to do something than nothing at all, because it could mean the difference between life and death. […]