Highlights/cardiac arrest

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Hockey player saved by defibrillator wants to save others

Professional hockey play Rich Peverley’s heart stopped during a game in March 2014. Doctors on site used a defibrillator to shock his heart into starting again and it saved his life. A defibrillator kept in the arena was used to» 

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Living above third floor reduces chances of surviving cardiac arrest, Canadian study suggests

While you might enjoy a better view from upper floor apartments, your chances of surviving a cardiac arrest get lower the higher you live, according to a new Canadian study. The study published on Monday in the Canadian Medical Association»