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Mary Newman, MS

Mary Newman, MS, is president and co-founder of the Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation (www.sca-aware.org). She’s a member of the JEMS Editorial Board and has been a contributing editor to JEMS since 1980. She can be reached at mary.newman@sca-aware.org.

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Prolonged Bystander CPR Makes the Difference in Philadelphia Airport Cardiac Arrest

Bystander CPR case presents several areas for improvement in the airport’s emergency response system.


Bill to Protect Good Samaritan Use of AEDs

New bill would provide liability protection to users and acquirers of AEDs.


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Three Deaths in One Week

More rigorous routine youth cardiac screening may be in order.


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Making Sudden Cardiac Arrest a Reportable Condition

Making sudden cardiac arrest a reportable condition could help increase survival rates.


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Nation’s First Community of Sudden Cardiac Arrest Survivors

The nation’s first online community for survivors of SCA is continuously growing.


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