Cardiac Arrest

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First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Death By Running: It's The Heat And Not The Heart, Study Says

The growing popularity of marathons and other extreme sports has sparked worries about the potential dangers of these activities. The popular press and medical research have both focused on the risk of cardiac arrest and other heart rhythm problems. But ... [Published - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Undiagnosed heart issue kills 12 under-35s a week

Morag Lewis with a photo of her daughter Lynne, who died of a heart condition. Right, Lynne on her wedding day. Picture: Gordon Fraser201411:45Published 29/07/2014 11:45TRAGEDIES such as the one which claimed the life of young Jamie Skinner are so difficult ... [Published The Scotsman - 1 hour ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Every second counts for first responders

As a firefighter and EMT, New Philadelphia Fire Chief Jim Parrish knows that in an emergency situation, every second counts. “In cardiac arrest, brain death happens at the 4- to 5-minute mark,” he said. Parrish said it can take that long for first responders ... [Published New Philadelphia Times-Reporter - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Learn a lifesaving skill

Last week, about 130 staff and faculty members from the Burlington Township School District signed up for classes in CPR and automated external defibrillator training offered by the Endeavor Emergency Squad.The enthusiastic turnout comes after a number ... [Published Burlington County Times - 4 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

County, City, Fire Partners Activate Life-saving CPR App

Every minute a victim of sudden cardiac arrest waits for CPR, their chance of survival drops by up to 10 percent.After four to six minutes, brain damage begins to occur.After 10 minutes, it's often too late. Few resuscitation attempts succeed.Now PulsePoint, ... [Published Noodls - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Plane making emergency landing kills one and critically injures another

Updated: Monday, July 28 2014, 11:07 AM CDTA man is dead and his daughter critically injured after they were hit by a small plane making an emergency landing on a Florida gulf coast beach.Officials say the plane was trying to land on a beach in Venice ... [Published WEAR TV 3 - 21 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 3 reports

Changes to CPR guidelines recommended

A medical journal is recommending a change to CPR guidelines that would encourage untrained bystanders to perform rescue breathing as well as chest compressions, if trained help isn’t present.However, people are still urged to learn the skill to maximize ... [Published Chatham Daily News - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

App Aims to Save Cardiac Arrest Victims

Studies show cardiac arrest victims are three times more likely to survive if someone starts CPR before paramedics arrive. A new app from the county helps locate CPR-trained people and defibrillators when there’s an emergency. NBC 7’s Matt Rascon has ... [Published NBC San Diego - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 4 reports

Lightning kills 1, injures 13 in LA

A 20-year-old man was killed and thirteen people were injured after being struck by lightning on Venice Beach in Los Angeles during a bout of freak July thunderstorms on Sunday, CBS Los Angeles reports. Paramedics were dispatched to Ocean Front Walk on ... [Published Press tv - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Plane crash-lands, killing man walking on beach | Video

A man walking with his daughter on Caspersen Beach south of Venice Beach this afternoon was killed when a small plane crash-landed there, said Sarasota County Sheriff's officials, The girl, thought to be about 10 years old, was in critical condition, ... [Published South Florida Sun-Sentinel - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Are you ready for a cardiac arrest?

Inevitably nurses in some areas such as cardiac care and casualty are more ready than others. Are you ready for such an event?Months and even years can go by in some wards and departments without the resus trolley and equipment being used. But it can ... [Published Nursing Times - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

Businessman dies during scuffle

A 57-year-old businessman today died during a scuffle with his neighbours over parking issue, police said.The businessman, identified as Rajender Bhatia, got engaged in scuffle with his four neighbours -- Dharmender (50), Kartik (28), Ashok (57) and Mohit ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 27 2014]


...cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in our country, and just 8 percent of those who experience it survive," Supervisor Ron Roberts said. "We can do better. This app can help us change these grim statistics."
"He suffered a cardiac arrest two days after he was admitted. His blood pressure was very low. Despite taking all precautions, his condition deteriorated" said Dr A Lingaiah, director medical services at Yashoda

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Cleveland Triathlon survivor will cheer on his ... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - Jul 24 2014]
Todd Rains collapsed during the 2013 Cleveland Triathlon and went into cardiac arrest. Only the quick work of fellow racers Humberto Choi and Melani Sherman saved him. ...
Cops Have Ugly, Unsympathetic Reaction to NYPD ... [Published Hit & Run - Jul 23 2014]
<p><img alt="Eric Garner" height="180" src="" title="Whose side are you on?|||Sylon R / Youtube" width="240" style="float: right;"/&gt;If their anonymous postings on police forums a ...
Mary's Story [Published Duke Medicine - YouTube - Jul 23 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href=""&gt;Mary's Story As a clinical educator, for many years, Mary told her students they needed to learn CPR to ...
Qatari Government Announces Labor Reforms For W... [Published Think Progress - Jul 22 2014]
Shannon Greenwood is an intern at ThinkProgress. Sheik Mohammed bin Hamad al-Thani, chairman of Qatar 2022 bid committee, listens during a press conference with FIFA President Sepp Blatter in 2013. CREDIT: AP Images Following international scrutiny ...
Asthmatic Man Dies After Being Put Into Chokeho... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 18 2014]
The man is seen arguing with police on a video shot by a witness. He is then surrounded, put in a chokehold, and slammed into the ground until he stops moving or talking. An asthmatic New York City man has died following a brutal altercation with the ...
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