CPR

Cardiac arrest: Can you recover from it? Causes and risk factors

Cardiac arrest: Can you recover from it? Causes and risk factors

Cardiac arrest is the sudden, unexpected loss of heart function, breathing and consciousness.

Feb 01, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

CPR by medics: Continuous pumping not a good idea

 CPR is the effort to restore a pulse and respiration in people whose heartbeat and breathing have suddenly ceased.

Nov 11, 2015, 14:27 PM IST

Cardiac arrest can be controlled by CPR: Expert

Cardiac arrest is the number one killer in India, and can be controlled only by administering proper cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), a health expert said on Sunday.

Aug 17, 2015, 09:36 AM IST

Twitter can help save lives in an emergency

Discussion about cardiac arrests on Twitter, which is a common practice, may represent a new opportunity to provide lifesaving information about it to the public.

Nov 13, 2011, 14:00 PM IST