Cardiac arrest http://kcur.org en Citywide CPR Effort Aims To Lower Cardiac Arrest Deaths http://kcur.org/post/citywide-cpr-effort-aims-lower-cardiac-arrest-deaths <p>If a person suddenly collapses, CPR could mean the difference between life and death. That’s the message coming from city and hospital leaders in Kansas City, Kan., <a href="https://www.facebook.com/notes/kansas-city-kansas-unified-government/kckfd-partners-with-ku-hospital-to-launch-cpr-initiative/588449294514048">who want to train a lot more residents</a> in the lifesaving technique. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:57:00 +0000 Elana Gordon 30599 at http://kcur.org Citywide CPR Effort Aims To Lower Cardiac Arrest Deaths How Your Neighborhood Affects CPR Survival http://kcur.org/post/how-your-neighborhood-affects-cpr-survival <p>We've all heard the CPR checklist: <strong>Check the airway</strong>, <strong>start chest compressions</strong>, <strong>tilt the head back</strong>, and <strong>breathe</strong>.</p><p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 28625 at http://kcur.org How Your Neighborhood Affects CPR Survival Report: More Kansas Citians Surviving Cardiac Arrest http://kcur.org/post/report-more-kansas-citians-surviving-cardiac-arrest <p>People in Kansas City, Mo. are more likely to survive cardiac arrest and have better long-term outcomes compared to many other cities. That&rsquo;s according to new data from the Kansas City Missouri Fire Department. Sun, 15 Jul 2012 02:35:45 +0000 Elana Gordon 21048 at http://kcur.org Report: More Kansas Citians Surviving Cardiac Arrest