Cardiac arrest

What is Cardiac arrest?

Cardiac arrest is is the cessation of normal circulation of the blood due to failure of the heart to contract effectively.

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My mother in law suffered a cardiac arrest and stopped breating; in route to the hospital she had to be revived again, subsequently she was put in...

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Hi,

They will keep her in induced coma to prevent brain damage, but the outcome is difficult to predict. You should be patient and wait, if she is...

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hello my dad had a massive heart attack yesterday he went in 2 cardiac arrest upon arrive at the hospital he suffered another one he is now in...

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hello,
Usually prognosis is bad after two cardiac arrest, chances are less but still efforts should be continued to save him. It also depends upon...

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my mother is 79 years of age she has alot going on diabetis, congestive heart failer, renal failiar, and she goes to dialisis she recently suffer a...

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I read through your question and understood your concern.There are very less chances for your mom to incur any brain damage.
Usually in...

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