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Update on cardiopulmonary resuscitation: guidelines for volunteers

  • E. Cerchiari
  • G. Sesana
Part of the Topics in Anaesthesia and Critical Care book series (TIACC)

Abstract

The response to cardiac arrest has been well standardised and is widely accepted throughout the world as a stepwise response represented by the “chain of survival” [1], in which different actors play different roles according to their level of proficiency and training.

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Basic Life Support Emergency Medical System Skill Retention Early Defibrillation European Resuscitation Council Guideline 
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