Cardiac Arrest

To learn more about cardiac arrest, browse any of the topics below.

Close Up Of Doctor And NurseAbout Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac arrest is a serious cardiac event that is often confused with heart attack, but there is a difference.
EMTs Putting Patient Into VehicleWarning Signs for Cardiac Arrest
Rendered helpless instantly, a cardiac arrest victim may depend on you to recognize the signs and call for emergency help.
Doctor Talking To Senior PatientUnderstand Your Risk for Cardiac Arrest
Individuals who have been diagnosed with a heart condition are at increased risk for cardiac arrest.
 
Moving AmbulanceSymptoms & Emergency Treatment of Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac arrest is reversible in most victims if treated within a few minutes. It's critical to recognize the symptoms and act quickly.
Doctor Talking to PatientLong-Term Treatment for Cardiac Arrest
While cardiac arrest often ends in death, survivors may be left with Post-Cardiac Arrest Syndrome, which includes several complex medical issues.
Thumbnail of Middle Aged Couple TalkingCardiac Arrest Tools & Resources
Access valuable information including patient information sheets, brochures, videos and animated medical illustrations.


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