Study: Survivors can drive earlier after cardiac arrest

...told to wait six months after her cardiac arrest before getting back behind the...who survive life-threatening cardiac arrest may be able to safely drive earlier...Most of the patients had suffered cardiac arrest and had to be resuscitated after...

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Window is minutes long for reversing cardiac arrest

Cardiac arrest is the sudden loss of heart function. The victims aren't breathing...for years have been used to reverse one of the most common types of cardiac arrest, ventricular fibrillation, by delivering an electric shock that kick-starts...

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Burke County vehicle fire victim identified by officials

...Keith.Salemi said it appears that Keith, who had been hunting on public wildlife land in Burke County, suffered cardiac arrest while driving near Ebenezer Church Road near Girard, Ga., Nov. 8. His Ford Windstar ran off the roadway, cut...

FIFA vows unity is back in government

...ensure that Qatar tackles widely documented labor abuses. Hundreds of migrant workers have died, many apparently from cardiac arrest, in the huge construction drive to ready the Gulf nation for 2022."Regarding Qatar and the question of human rights...

Gold Cross ambulances get new technology for cardiac arrest patients

...compressions automatically for cardiac arrest patients.Called the LUCAS 2...drugs or other areas."Sudden cardiac arrest patients require a steady supply...guidelines for compressions during cardiac arrest are "fast, hard and continuous...

Sudden cardiac arrest cases are stirring up heated debate

...High in Delray Beach, Fla., had suffered sudden cardiac arrest caused by an abnormal heartbeat. Her doctors still...athletes ranging from age 8 to 39 die from sudden cardiac arrest in the U.S. each year. The debate over whether...

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Man dies after arrest attempt

...where he went into what authorities suspect was "cardiac arrest," a news release said. Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose said Sunday that Harvey entered cardiac arrest after deputies deployed a Taser. Medical personnel...

Could you be under risk for arrest?

...October is also national Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month. As the interim...patients who are at risk for sudden cardiac arrest, an unrecognized, common and...000 deaths result from sudden cardiac arrest in the United States, and it...

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Study suggests 65,000 Americans need implanted heart zappers

...defibrillators that zap the heart out of cardiac arrest could cut the risk of death in...the highest risk of death from cardiac arrest. Dr. Arthur J. Moss and colleagues...chance of avoiding death from cardiac arrest if they received the defibrillators...

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Red Cross giving defibrillator training

...to jump-start the hearts of cardiac arrest victims, putting the power of...Americans collapse and die of cardiac arrest -- their hearts just suddenly...Bullock said. One study suggests cardiac arrest is most common Monday mornings...

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