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CPR

When someone's blood flow or breathing stops, seconds count. Permanent brain damage or death can happen quickly. If you know how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), you could save a life. CPR is an emergency procedure for a person whose heart has stopped (called sudden cardiac arrest) or who is no longer breathing. CPR can maintain the blood flow breathing until emergency medical help arrives.

Take these steps if someone is in sudden cardiac arrest:

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  1. CPR (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... happen quickly. If you know how to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), you could save a life. CPR is an emergency procedure for a person whose ...
  2. CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It is a lifesaving procedure that is done when someone's breathing or heartbeat has stopped. This may happen after ...
  3. CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It is a lifesaving procedure that is done when a baby's breathing or heartbeat has stopped. This may happen ...
  4. CPR 
    CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It is an emergency life-saving procedure that is done when someone's breathing or heartbeat has stopped. This may ...
  5. CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It is a lifesaving procedure that is done when a child's breathing or heartbeat has stopped. This may happen ...
  6. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR): First Aid (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)  
    Drowning/Learn More ... Drowning ... CPR/Start Here ... CPR ... Choking/Treatments and Therapies ... Choking ... Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
  7. Choking (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... back blows, the Heimlich maneuver (abdominal thrusts), and CPR.
  8. ... emergency number while you begin first aid and CPR. If you are alone, shout for help and begin first aid and CPR. Roll the person onto their back on a ...
  9. What Is CPR? (American Heart Association)  
    CPR/Start Here ... CPR ... American Heart Association ... What is CPR and why is it so important? Learn about CPR steps, how to do CPR, and why AHA has a vision for ...
  10. CPR Facts and Stats (American Heart Association)  
    CPR/Statistics and Research ... CPR ... American Heart Association ... Read the latest stats and CPR facts, survival rates, success of CPR, and why training more Americans ...
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