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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  • Kalihi students learn CPR - KHON2 April 18, 2015
    Kalihi students learn CPRKHON2The Hawaii Heart Foundation taught CPR to students at Kaewai Elementary School Friday morning. The lesson was spurred after a student at the school drowned in a Kalihi stream last month. The foundation also donated an automated external defibrillator.and more » […]
  • Rural Nebraska awarded grant for CPR performing device - Beatrice Daily Sun April 17, 2015
    Beatrice Daily SunRural Nebraska awarded grant for CPR performing deviceBeatrice Daily SunBeatrice Fire and Rescue will be one of the first rescue programs in rural Nebraska communities to get a CPR performing device known as LUCAS2. On Wednesday, April 15, Lt. Gov. Mike Foley announced that the state had been awarded a grant for almost ... […]
  • Ocala Fire Rescue to offer CPR training class - MyFoxOrlando.com April 17, 2015
    MyFoxOrlando.comOcala Fire Rescue to offer CPR training classMyFoxOrlando.comOCALA, Fla. (WOGX FOX 51) - In an emergency, the Ocala Fire Department said CPR is the easiest and quickest ways to save someone's life. Ocala Firefighter and EMT, Jesse Blaire said, “Knowing CPR and performing CPR will absolutely help save a life.”and more » […]
  • A Yakima EMT is looking to offer free CPR classes for kids - KIMA CBS 29 April 17, 2015
    KIMA CBS 29A Yakima EMT is looking to offer free CPR classes for kidsKIMA CBS 29Sam already teaches CPR classes on his own, but would like to use the van to reach many more people in the community. He says there is no better reward than teaching someone how to help someone in need. "Help someone and to know every day tht they ... […]
  • 46 minutes of CPR: Missouri mom warns young women about SCAD heart attacks - KSHB April 17, 2015
    KSHB46 minutes of CPR: Missouri mom warns young women about SCAD heart attacksKSHBHe called 911 and began CPR, while their six-week-old son screamed in the other room. “It was almost as if he was pleading with his mother to stay,” Jason Tischer said. First responders arrived nine minutes later and took over CPR for another 20 minutes.Missouri woman shares am […]