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American Heart Association announces updated CPR guidelines that emphasize recovery – Fox News

The American Heart Association on Wednesday announced its new guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), with the recovery period following cardiac arrest…

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The American Heart Association on Wednesday announced its new guidelines for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), with the recovery period following cardiac arrest ‒ when the heart abruptly stops beating ‒ now considered an important element of survival. 
The guidelines were updated, in part, to “address health disparities and the management of opioid-related emergencies,” the association said in a news release.
They were last updated in 2015.
The association said the new recommendations add a sixth…

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