2008-03-21 00:00:00

Cardiovascular Concerns

According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), cardiac arrest experienced outside a hospital setting is becoming a major health concern and chances of survival are slim for the more than 250,000 Americans who experience it each year. This week’s update features new out-of-hospital treatment that is increasing cardiac arrest survival, as well as a study from Brigham and Women’s Hospital on predicting one’s risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD).

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