We might not want to talk about it, but we should.
A Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the sudden, unexpected loss of heart function, breathing and consciousness. It is amedical emergency of the highest priorityand it does not discriminate.
It can and does affect people of all ages and all walks of life.
ASudden Cardiac Arrest can occur at any timewithout warning. The chances of survival following an arrest decrease by 10% as every minute passes, but you can significantly improve these chances by applying three dynamic steps:Call 000, start CPR and apply an Automatic External Defibrillator (AED).