Tag Archives: sudden cardiac arrest

Curing SCA with Defibrillators and No-Hands CPR

Heart rhythm expert Dr. Richard Page, immediate past president of the Heart Rhythm Society and chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, tells how he and others used CPR and an automated defibrillator to restart the heart of a jogger who had collapsed alongside a public roadway. You can save a life, too.  More

Preventing Sudden Cardiac Arrest

In the second part of our series on the difference between heart attacks and sudden cardiac arrest, leading heart rhythm specialist Dr. Richard Page from the University of Wisconsin discusses the heart problem that claims one life every two minutes—and it’s not a heart attack.  More