What Doctors Know About CPR

On TV, a few pushes on their chest will bring someone back to life. But the truth—as described here by a palliative care physician at Duke University School of Medicine—is more complicated.

Sources for the medical background and statistics: the New England Journal of Medicine (here, here, and here), Resuscitation (here and here), the Journal of the American Medical Association (here), JAMA Internal Medicine (here and here), and Critical Care Nurse (here).

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