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February 01, 2013

Lifesaving CPR app adopted in LA

'PulsePoint' smartphone app helps people get lifesaving CPR

The Daily News of Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Smartphones, already used to alert us of such pressing matters as sports scores and new Facebook posts, could soon help save lives in L.A.

The Los Angeles Fire Department will soon begin using an application called PulsePoint, which sends messages to people's cellphones when someone is having a cardiac emergency nearby.

Full story: Lifesaving CPR app adopted in LA

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