Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Q&A with HeartRescue Project Manager Joan Mellor

HeartRescue Project partners plan to develop and expand SCA response systems by coordinating measurement, education, training and the application of evidence-based best practices.

Posted Wednesday, August 29, 2012

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The Merits of Mechanical CPR

Mechanical CPR devices hold promise for providing greater compression consistency and possibly better resuscitation outcomes.

Posted Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Foundation Opens Nominations for Award

The deadline for submissions is July 13.

Posted Thursday, July 5, 2012

HealthEast Receives $25,000 Grant to Help Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival

HealthEast Medical Transportation will use the grant to improve sudden cardiac arrest survival in the east metro through education, training, and data collection.

Posted Friday, April 13, 2012

Vancouver Fire Department Researching New Treatments of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Vancouver fire department researching new treatments of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.

Posted Thursday, February 16, 2012

CIRC Trial Confirms Link between High Quality CPR and Improved Survival from Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Protocol focused on minimizing hands-off time.

Posted Tuesday, November 15, 2011

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Pediatric Patients Present with Cardiomyopathies

Learn about the cardiomyopathies that affect pediatric patients.

Posted Monday, August 8, 2011

Civil War Reenactor Suffers Cardiac Arrest among Crowd of First Responders

The last thing Raidy remembers was shooting off a cannon.

Posted Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Seattle Witnessed, Shockable Cardiac Arrest Survival Rate Increases

Survival rate goes up for second year in a row due to changes in CPR based on quality improvement results

Posted Wednesday, May 4, 2011






 

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