Cardiac Arrest

A cardiac arrest, also known as cardiopulmonary arrest or circulatory arrest, is the abrupt cessation of normal circulation of the blood due to failure of the heart to contract effectively during systole.
What is Cardiac Arrest?

A cardiac arrest is also called a cardiopulmonary arrest or circulatory arrest and indicates a sudden stop in effective and normal blood circulation due to failure of the heart to pump blood.

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Women face higher mental health challenges after cardiac arrest, study finds

Women face higher mental health challenges after cardiac arrest, study finds

Simple test could revolutionize diagnosis of life-threatening genetic arrhythmia

Simple test could revolutionize diagnosis of life-threatening genetic arrhythmia

Experts: US hospitals prone to cyberattacks like one that hurt patient care at Ascension

Experts: US hospitals prone to cyberattacks like one that hurt patient care at Ascension

¿Cómo se dice? California loops in AI to translate health care information

¿Cómo se dice? California loops in AI to translate health care information

Noninvasive ventilation halves hypoxemia risk in emergency intubations: PREOXI trial findings

Noninvasive ventilation halves hypoxemia risk in emergency intubations: PREOXI trial findings

Climate change-related environmental stressors  associated with increased CVD mortality

Climate change-related environmental stressors associated with increased CVD mortality

Heat rules for California workers would also help keep schoolchildren cool

Heat rules for California workers would also help keep schoolchildren cool

Novel insights into the underlying, contributing, and direct causes of death in Australia

Novel insights into the underlying, contributing, and direct causes of death in Australia

Study examines potential dangers of consuming energy drinks for patients with genetic heart diseases

Study examines potential dangers of consuming energy drinks for patients with genetic heart diseases

Alcohol plus cabin pressure at higher altitude may threaten sleeping plane passengers' heart health

Alcohol plus cabin pressure at higher altitude may threaten sleeping plane passengers' heart health

New survey reveals alarming lack of emergency preparedness among Americans

New survey reveals alarming lack of emergency preparedness among Americans

CONVINCE trial reveals the effect of long-term colchicine on recurrent stroke and cardiovascular events

CONVINCE trial reveals the effect of long-term colchicine on recurrent stroke and cardiovascular events

Aniston Barnette leads CPR education initiative as American Heart Association's National Teen of Impact

Aniston Barnette leads CPR education initiative as American Heart Association's National Teen of Impact

Heightened risk of adverse neonatal outcomes from prenatal exposure to both cannabis and nicotine

Heightened risk of adverse neonatal outcomes from prenatal exposure to both cannabis and nicotine

Modified sugar molecules boost stem cell therapy for brain repair after cardiac arrest

Modified sugar molecules boost stem cell therapy for brain repair after cardiac arrest

Glycoengineered stem cells enhance brain recovery after cardiac arrest, study finds

Glycoengineered stem cells enhance brain recovery after cardiac arrest, study finds

Anesthetic midazolam boosts survival after cardiac arrest

Anesthetic midazolam boosts survival after cardiac arrest

Newsom offers a compromise to protect indoor workers from heat

Newsom offers a compromise to protect indoor workers from heat

DASH diet may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease in breast cancer survivors

DASH diet may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease in breast cancer survivors

Oregon study finds no clear link between mRNA vaccines and sudden cardiac deaths in young people

Oregon study finds no clear link between mRNA vaccines and sudden cardiac deaths in young people

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