Cardiac Arrest News and Research

Latest Cardiac Arrest News and Research

New study supporting the importance of aggressive cholesterol-lowering

New study supporting the importance of aggressive cholesterol-lowering

Short term high pollution concentrations linked to dangerous heart arrhythmias

Short term high pollution concentrations linked to dangerous heart arrhythmias

Call for better monitoring of new devices after sudden death of college student

Call for better monitoring of new devices after sudden death of college student

Commonly used drugs raise the risk of cardiac problems

Commonly used drugs raise the risk of cardiac problems

Scientists have, for the first time, induced a state of reversible metabolic hibernation in mice

Scientists have, for the first time, induced a state of reversible metabolic hibernation in mice

Study of Anoxia could yield better anesthetics, stroke/heart attack recovery

Study of Anoxia could yield better anesthetics, stroke/heart attack recovery

Schiavo case - Judge refuses to allow feeding tube to be reinserted

Schiavo case - Judge refuses to allow feeding tube to be reinserted

Emergency clopidogrel could save thousands of lives worldwide

Emergency clopidogrel could save thousands of lives worldwide

Lipitor patients who reduced 'bad' cholesterol show decrease in heart attack and stroke

Lipitor patients who reduced 'bad' cholesterol show decrease in heart attack and stroke

Study aims to help heart patients adapt to implanted defibrillators

Study aims to help heart patients adapt to implanted defibrillators

Just fifteen minutes of training could make it possible for anyone to use a defibrillator to stop sudden cardiac arrest

Just fifteen minutes of training could make it possible for anyone to use a defibrillator to stop sudden cardiac arrest

Drug reviparin reduces the risk of death after heart attack

Drug reviparin reduces the risk of death after heart attack

Do well-trained hospital staff perform CPR properly?

Do well-trained hospital staff perform CPR properly?

CPR often does not meet or adhere to standard guidelines

CPR often does not meet or adhere to standard guidelines

Animal study on vascular effects of COX-2 inhibition

Animal study on vascular effects of COX-2 inhibition

Teen concerns about inhalants and painkiller use

Teen concerns about inhalants and painkiller use

Existing Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders (DNR) for children should be reevaluated when the child requires surgery

Existing Do-Not-Resuscitate Orders (DNR) for children should be reevaluated when the child requires surgery

Electrochemical DNA chip that is able to detect DNA at very low concentrations

Electrochemical DNA chip that is able to detect DNA at very low concentrations

Vaccine provides new hope to the millions of people who suffer from food allergies

Vaccine provides new hope to the millions of people who suffer from food allergies

Genetic testing can be used to distinguish between ischemic and nonischemic forms of heart failure

Genetic testing can be used to distinguish between ischemic and nonischemic forms of heart failure