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Accessible school-based defibrillators for treating out-of-hospital cardiac arrests could save many lives

Accessible school-based defibrillators for treating out-of-hospital cardiac arrests could save many lives

New method to disrupt spiral waves may be a less painful way to defibrillate hearts

New method to disrupt spiral waves may be a less painful way to defibrillate hearts

Experts issue new CPR guidance addressing highly contagious variants of SARS-CoV-2

Experts issue new CPR guidance addressing highly contagious variants of SARS-CoV-2

Simulation training improves nurses' response to code events

Simulation training improves nurses' response to code events

Hyperinvasive approach is an effective treatment strategy for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Hyperinvasive approach is an effective treatment strategy for out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Study shows CPR is the “gold standard” technique against other alternatives

Study shows CPR is the “gold standard” technique against other alternatives

Researchers report a case  of S-ICD implantation in patient with ccTGA and DDD pacemaker

Researchers report a case of S-ICD implantation in patient with ccTGA and DDD pacemaker

Smartphone alert can aid laypersons in opioid overdose reversal

Smartphone alert can aid laypersons in opioid overdose reversal

Intravenous sodium nitrite does not help out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients

Intravenous sodium nitrite does not help out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients

Study uncovers how to more effectively use ECPR for better outcomes after cardiac arrest

Study uncovers how to more effectively use ECPR for better outcomes after cardiac arrest

Researchers evaluate epinephrine use for treatment of pediatric OHCA

Researchers evaluate epinephrine use for treatment of pediatric OHCA

Study indicates opportunities to improve quality of in-hospital cardiac arrest care for dialysis patients

Study indicates opportunities to improve quality of in-hospital cardiac arrest care for dialysis patients

Early emergency care by bystanders can save lives of cardiac arrest victims

Early emergency care by bystanders can save lives of cardiac arrest victims

Risk factors of malignant arrhythmias found in patients treated with therapeutic hyperthermia after cardiac arrest

Risk factors of malignant arrhythmias found in patients treated with therapeutic hyperthermia after cardiac arrest

Clinical trial explores effect of whole-body cooling in comatose patients after cardiac arrest

Clinical trial explores effect of whole-body cooling in comatose patients after cardiac arrest

Noninvasive radiation therapy offers new hope for patients with high-risk heart arrhythmias

Noninvasive radiation therapy offers new hope for patients with high-risk heart arrhythmias

New and improved: CPR undergoes overhaul

New and improved: CPR undergoes overhaul

Optimal AED placements may lead to better cardiac arrest outcomes

Optimal AED placements may lead to better cardiac arrest outcomes

New study helps predict high-benefit group for implantable defibrillators

New study helps predict high-benefit group for implantable defibrillators

Study finds no increase in deaths from cardiac arrests at the weekend

Study finds no increase in deaths from cardiac arrests at the weekend