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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  • Chattanooga Firefighters teach CPR to the rhythm of "Stayin' - Standard-Examiner August 31, 2014
    Chattanooga Firefighters teach CPR to the rhythm of "Stayin'Standard-ExaminerIf you renewed your CPR certificate in the last few years you may have received the update. I did mine in 2012 and was amazed when they taught me the latest technique: pump the recipient's heart to the tune of “Statyin' Alive”! It's a great idea ... […]
  • Learning CPR from YouTube: maybe not a great idea - Ars Technica August 31, 2014
    Ars TechnicaLearning CPR from YouTube: maybe not a great ideaArs TechnicaThe research was carried out by a team of emergency medicine specialists from Turkey who filtered through thousands of results after searching using the terms "CPR", "cardiopulmonary resuscitation", "BLS" and "basic life support" to find the video […]
  • Piqua woman saves husband with CPR - Troy Daily News August 31, 2014
    Piqua woman saves husband with CPRTroy Daily NewsAmazingly, Joan remembered her CPR training and said she could immediately visualize her instructor from decades before, going over the steps to help save a life. She called 911 and began CPR immediately, with the 911 operator walking her through the ... […]
  • Beach police looking for citizens who performed CPR - The Virginian-Pilot August 31, 2014
    Kansas City StarBeach police looking for citizens who performed CPRThe Virginian-PilotPolice are asking for help to identify a man and a woman who helped administer CPR to a man suffering cardiac arrest at the Oceanfront Friday night. Units were stationed at the Oceanfront for crowd control at the American Music Festival when they ...Police looking for two p […]
  • Learn how to save a life during CPR Day Miami - The Miami Times August 30, 2014
    Learn how to save a life during CPR Day MiamiThe Miami TimesCPR is a simple lifesaving skill that just hasn't caught on like it should. With 70 percent of Americans lacking the knowledge to perform CPR, Jackson Health System, the University of Miami, and Miami-Dade County Public Schools, in collaboration with ... […]