Cardiac arrest and CPR: guidance update aims to improve survival and patient outcomes
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Cardiac arrest and CPR: guidance update aims to improve survival and patient outcomes

Lynne Pearce Health journalist

Essential facts

There are around 60,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests (OHCA) a year in the UK, equivalent to approximately 55 in 100,000 people, says the Resuscitation Council UK (RCUK).

Emergency Nurse. 29, 6, 10-10. doi: 10.7748/en.29.6.10.s3

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