Thursday, February 7, 2008

Director"s Comments: Slow Cardiac Arrest Response

Listen to the NLM Director's Comments on Slow Cardiac Arrest Response. The transcript is also available.

In almost one of three cases, American hospitals take too long to respond to an in-patient cardiac arrest, reports a recent study in the New England Journal of Medicine. Moreover, the study suggests it may be better to have a cardiac arrest outside of rather than within a hospital...


[Source: What's New on MedlinePlus]

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