Cardiac Arrest

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Performing CPR with a human dummy

The goal of CPR is to artificially keep a person’s heart pumping and their lungs breathing until a defibrillator can be used to restart their heart. This comprehensive guide explains everything you need to know about performing CPR

Portable Defibrillators

Automated External Portable Defibrillator or AED

Sudden cardiac arrest kills more people than traffic accidents, handguns, house fires, prostate cancer, breast cancer, and AIDs combined, about 350,000 per year. According to the American Red Cross, improved training and access to Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) could save 50,000 lives each year.