Monthly Archives: March 2013

SCA Foundation Recognizes Civilian, EMTs for Life-Saving Effort

Posted February 25th, 2013 by SCAFoundation 
Roland "Mike" Dulaney survived sudden cardiac arrest on Christmas night. The SCA Foundation recognized his rescuers at an event Sunday in Penn Hills, PA. They include Andrea Huzinec, a neighbor who provided CPR, and responders from Rosedale VFD, Plum.
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Pit Crew Approach With Real-Time CPR Feedback Saves Lives

Posted February 28th, 2013 by SCAFoundation 
WASHINGTON--Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) training that included real-time audiovisual feedback and that emphasized a "pit crew" or team approach to pre-hospital care for cardiac arrest patients increased survival by almost 60 percent. The results of a clinical trial of.
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