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American Heart Association releases new CPR guidelines

posted Oct 19, 2015, 4:31 PM by MPFPD CERT   [ updated Oct 19, 2015, 4:32 PM ]
DALLAS — The American Heart Association’s "2015 Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC" confirms known CPR recommendations with several quality enhancements to help save more lives, including a range for the rate and depth of chest compressions during CPR.

The latest AHA guidelines, published Thursday in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association, highlight how quick action, proper training, use of technology and coordinated efforts can increase survival from cardiac arrest. Read more....