….a cardiac arrest where the person collapses on the floor, is not breathing and has no heartbeat.
Above shows a cutaway of the narrowing of a coronary artery restricting blood flow to the heart muscle whilst below a blockage.
Tomorrow we continue looking at the new guideline for heart attack and its management.
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Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat. Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.
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