TWO STEPS TO STAYING ALIVE WITH HANDS-ONLY™ CPR
Hands-Only™ CPR Can Save Lives.
Most people who experience cardiac arrest at home, work or in a public location die because they don't receive immediate CPR from someone on the scene. As a bystander, don't be afraid. Your actions can only help.
| Hands-OnlyTM CPR Demo Video (English)
|| Hands-OnlyTM CPR Demo Video (Spanish)
for more information.
The 5 links in the adult Chain of Survival
- Immediate RECOGNITION of cardiac arrest and ACTIVATION of the emergency response system
- Early CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION (CPR) with an emphasis on chest compressions
- Rapid DEFIBRILLATION
- Effective ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT
- Integrated POST-CARDIAC ARREST CARE
A strong Chain of Survival can improve chances of survival and recovery for victims of heart attack, stroke and other emergencies.
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Image Source: 2010 AHA C-A-B CPR Sequence (Top); AHA ECC Adult Chain of Survival (Bottom)