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Study: Uninterrupted CPR is Key to Survival

Thursday, June 10, 2010


Researchers say 40 lives were saved in 2009 in the 12 cities participating in the Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium (ROC) study. It was funded by the National Institutes of Health, and researchers say it reveals positive outcomes for patients when paramedics focused on chest compressions after a person collapsed due to heart ailments.

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