Monthly Archives: July 2017

  • We often see heart attacks being mistaken for cardiac arrests and vice versa, when in reality - these two cardiac events are two very conditions which require different treatment in order to help increase chances of survival. [...]

  • Is your AED Compliant?

    So, you've made a potentially life-saving investment by deciding to purchase an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) to provide protection against Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) for your working environment, customers, and local community. But is there anything you're missing? [...]

  • The Chain of Survival provides the steps which must take place immediately following a cardiac arrest to help promote a victim’s recovery.

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  • Did you know around 10,000 cardiac arrests occur annually in the workplace? New survey results reported by the American Heart Association (AHA) have revealed that most U.S employees are not prepared to handle cardiac emergencies in the workplace due to a lack of training in CPR and First Aid. [...]

  • Oregon has seen a 17% reduction in a number of sudden cardiac arrests among middle-aged men and women in the 2 years following the Affordable Care Act (ACA) also known as Obamacare, first introduced by the former President. [...]

  • Did you know 1000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests occur daily in the US? And without immediate treatment, 9 out of 10 of these cardiac arrest victims will die. [...]