The Heart of the Matter
88% of heart attacks occur at home. 90% of people who suffer heart attacks outside of a hospital die. If performed immediately, CPR can double or triple a heart attack victim’s chance of survival.
You Can Help!
Hands-only CPR does not involve mouth-to-mouth breaths and has been shown to be as effective as conventional CPR for cardiac arrest in the home, workplace or in public.
Knowing how to administer hands-only CPR quickly and effectively can save someone’s life.
Just follow these steps:
Source: American Heart Association
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