Items Tagged ‘cardiac arrrest’

November 17, 2017

Study Suggests Women Less Likely to Get CPR From Bystander

By Karl Oestreich Karl Oestreich (@KarlWOestreich)

New York Times Women are less likely than men to get CPR from a bystander and more likely to die, a new study suggests, and researchers think reluctance to touch a woman’s chest might be one reason. Only 39 percent of women suffering cardiac arrest in a public place were given CPR versus 45 percent […]

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Tags: cardiac arrrest, CPR, Dr. Roger White, New York Times

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