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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  • Governor Jerry Brown Encourages CPR Training With New Bill - KHTS Radio September 30, 2014
    Muncie Star PressGovernor Jerry Brown Encourages CPR Training With New BillKHTS Radio“70 percent of Americans may feel helpless to act during a cardiac emergency because they either do not know how to administer CPR or their training has significantly lapsed,” according to the American Heart Association. “This alarming statistic could ...Know Hands-Only CPR? […]
  • Hands-only CPR is best approach for treating cardiac arrest - Frederick News Post (subscription) September 30, 2014
    Hands-only CPR is best approach for treating cardiac arrestFrederick News Post (subscription)DEAR DOCTOR K: I thought CPR involved chest compressions, breathing into a person's mouth and checking their pulse. But my daughter told me that the “new” CPR involves only chest compressions. Is this correct? DEAR READER: That's right. Since 2008 ...and mo […]
  • CPR training available - Napa Valley Register September 29, 2014
    CPR training availableNapa Valley RegisterA St. Helena firefighter is offering CPR training for health care providers from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the St. Helena Fire Department. The training conducted by Martin Macias will enable health care providers like doctors, nurses and ... […]
  • Five Questions: Artist Mar Williams of Cabal Enterprises, formerly The Concoctory - Colorado Public Radio September 29, 2014
    Colorado Public RadioFive Questions: Artist Mar Williams of Cabal Enterprises, formerly The ConcoctoryColorado Public RadioCPR News caught up with one of the core artists at Cabal Enterprises, Mar Williams, to find out more about the enterprise's transformation from a non-profit, round-the-clock, public tinkering space to a for-profit, private art incub […]
  • Bystanders performed CPR, saved teen who collapsed on Plano soccer field - Dallas Morning News (blog) September 29, 2014
    Bystanders performed CPR, saved teen who collapsed on Plano soccer fieldDallas Morning News (blog)A 16-year-old boy who collapsed while playing soccer in Plano on Saturday night is alive thanks to several bystanders who performed CPR until paramedics arrived, Plano Fire-Rescue officials said Monday. Fire-Rescue crews received a call at 9:24 p.m. ...and more  […]