TITLE

Rescuing cardiac-arrest patients

AUTHOR(S)
Podolsky, D.; Newman, R.J.
PUB. DATE
January 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/27/92, Vol. 112 Issue 3, p70
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the report by doctors at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center in Paterson, N.J., last week that there were greatly improved survival rates among cardiac-arrest patients who received a new form of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) that includes a push on the abdomen after each push on the chest. How the maneuver works; Survival rate among those on which the maneuver was used; How the procedure can be damaging.
ACCESSION #
9201271053

 

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