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Results 1 - 10 of 164 for Cardiac arrest
  1. Sudden Cardiac Arrest (National Library of Medicine)  
    What is sudden cardiac arrest (SCA)? Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is a condition in which the heart suddenly stops beating. When that happens, blood stops flowing to the brain and other vital ...
  2. Cardiac arrest occurs when the heart suddenly stops beating. When this happens, blood flow to the brain and the rest of the body also stops. Cardiac arrest is a medical emergency. If it is not ...
  3. What Is Cardiac Arrest? From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)  
    Sudden Cardiac Arrest/Start Here ... Sudden Cardiac Arrest ... Arrhythmia/Specifics ... Arrhythmia ... National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute ... From the National Institutes ...
  4. Learn about the differences between cardiac arrest vs a heart attack including signs and symptoms and find out what to do in each case.
  5. About Cardiac Arrest (American Heart Association)  
    Sudden Cardiac Arrest/Start Here ... Sudden Cardiac Arrest ... American Heart Association ... Sudden cardiac arrest is the abrupt loss of heart function in a person ...
  6. ... abnormal heart rhythms ( arrhythmia ) that cause collapse and cardiac arrest. Examples are ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation. These ...
  7. Heart Attack, Stroke and Cardiac Arrest Symptoms
  8. Sudden Cardiac Arrest (Texas Heart Institute)  
    Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is also called sudden cardiac death. Sudden cardiac arrest occurs when the heart suddenly stops beating, which ...
  9. ... seconds, it can lead to fainting (syncope) or cardiac arrest. Fibrillation is an uncontrolled twitching or quivering of muscle fibers (fibrils). When it occurs in the lower chambers of ... heart. Sudden cardiac death results. The most common cause of VF ...
  10. A heart attack is a medical emergency. Call 911 or the local emergency number if you think you or someone else is having a heart attack. ...
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