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EMSA medics worked for 20 minutes to revive a colleague having a heart attack stemming from a massive coronary artery blockage ...
Heart attack patient benefits from continuum of care ...
Cardiac arrest research published by Harvard University is huge, but it only looks at one aspect of our practice ...
A Harvard University study found that 90 days after hospitalization, patients treated in BLS ambulances were 50 percent more likely to survive than those treated with ALS ...
He responded to both cardiac arrest calls, and will be recognized as Paramedic of the Year ...
It involves implanting a S-ICD device above the heart that will shock patients if they begin to exhibit an irregular heart beat ...
He called out to his partner who found him clutching his chest; he was transported to a local hospital but responders weren't able to revive him ...
Gander Flyers goalie Patrick O’Brien ran from the dressing room and began chest compressions on an unresponsive fan in cardiac arrest ...
Lt. Brian Tredo was helping a 72-year-old victim escape an apartment fire when he collapsed ...
Research shows dispatcher-assisted CPR increases the chance of surviving sudden cardiac arrest ...
The longtime volunteer was treated and transported by fellow responders ...
She found him face down in a hotel lobby hours after giving an American Heart Association presentation ...
The 2-year-old was rushed to the hospital after the JetBlue plane was given priority landing in Boston ...
A student's prototype drone that delivers an AED to a 911 caller within two minutes could do wonders for cardiac arrest outcomes ...
Remaining on scene for 30 minutes to treat cardiac arrest patients has led to three times more CPR saves in a six-month period ...
Boyd County EMS implemented a protocol for pre-hospital induced hypothermia and cooling of the cardiac arrest patient after the heart had been restarted ...
She had only one working lung and died of a heart abnormality; it's unclear whether fear played a role ...
Sheri Sklar teaches CPR at a medical center, and said learning an early response saved her father's life makes it that much more important ...
She gave a special thanks to a dispatcher who instructed her husband over the phone how to perform chest compressions when she went into cardiac arrest ...
The family blames cutbacks for her death after she waited in one of 11 ambulances lined up outside the hospital because there no free beds ...