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Learn CPR with a 2-liter soda bottle

- 03/24/2015

The basics of cardiac arrest response are demonstrated with LEGO people and a 2-liter soda bottle in this short training video.


For Va. man DNR tattoo underscores end-of-life desires

- 03/22/2015

By Elizabeth Simpson The Virginian-Pilot PORTSMOUTH, Va. —J. Brewer Moore has planning in his blood. He comes by it naturally, having served as Portsmouth’s city planner for ...


Cardiac arrest research dominates Eagles conference

- 03/17/2015

New research in cardiac arrest care and resuscitation dominated much of the conversation as medical directors from some of the largest EMS agencies in the nation gathered in Dallas to talk about ...


Medics resuscitate L.A. Marathon runner who went into cardiac arrest

- 03/17/2015

By Brenda Gazzar Daily News LOS ANGELES — A 61-year-old male runner went into cardiac arrest at the 30th annual ASICS L.A. Marathon on Sunday and was taken to the hospital in critical ...


ZOLL ResQCPR system receives premarket approval from FDA

- 03/11/2015

CHELMSFORD, Mass. — The ZOLL® ResQCPR™ System has been granted premarket approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market and begin U.S. distribution of the CPR ...


Pit crew cardiac arrest resuscitation training

- 03/11/2015

The Lee County Pit Crew Model performs a mock resuscitation with advice and checklists


FDA approves new cardiac arrest device developed in Minn.

- 03/11/2015

By Joe Carlson Star Tribune MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — A novel device developed in Minnesota to dramatically improve heart-attack patients’ survival rates has been approved for sale ...


BASE jumper dies after parachute fails to open

- 03/11/2015

The Times-News TWIN FALLS, Idaho — A BASE jumper died Monday when his parachute failed to open during a jump from the Perrine Bridge. Bryan Turner, 32, of Vancouver, British Columbia, ...


Ind. paramedics equipped with portable ultrasound

- 03/10/2015

Carmel Fire Department is first in state to purchase 'exciting technology'


Ind. paramedics equipped with portable ultrasound

- 03/10/2015

By Drew Smith The Indy Channel CARMEL, Ind. — Paramedics and EMTs in Carmel will become the first in Indiana to use a unique, new tool. The Carmel Fire Department will start using ...


Hero of the Week: Man dies shoveling roof, responders finish job

- 03/06/2015

MANCHESTER, Conn. — The effort to save Miroslaw Dabrowski involved 10 first responders, a ladder truck ad an AED strapped to the patient while firefighters secured him to a backboard, placed ...


After man dies shoveling roof, Conn. emergency responders finish job

- 03/05/2015

Cardiac arrest resuscitation was unsuccessful; EMS, police, and fire personnel returned to patient's home to shovel off the roof


After man dies shoveling roof, Conn. emergency responders finish job

- 03/05/2015

By Jesse Leavenworth The Hartford Courant MANCHESTER, Conn. — First responders who tried to save a man's life Tuesday when he collapsed while shoveling his roof returned to the ...


Quick Take: How to improve CPR survival rates

- 03/02/2015

Dr. Sabina Braithwaite and Dr. Paul Hinchey co-presented the effectiveness of different interventions for improving cardiac arrest patient outcomes at EMS Today in Baltimore, Md. They also discussed ...


Israeli medics resuscitate marathoner in cardiac arrest

- 03/02/2015

By Shahar Hay ynetnews TEL AVIV, Israel — The Tel Aviv Marathon was halted on Friday at approximately 10:00 am due to unseasonably hot and dry weather conditions that sent two runners ...


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