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Understanding Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) (Fraser Health) [English] Permalink Public

This pamphlet is meant to help you understand cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). ‘Cardio’ means heart. ‘Pulmonary’ means lungs. ‘Resuscitation’ means to try and restart a person’s heart beat and breathing when they stop (often called ‘CPR’). A person is given CPR when they have a “cardiac arrest”. NOTE TO STAFF: Order directly from STORES. (English) Colour

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Body Location:
  • Blood, Heart and Circulation,
  • Lungs, Breathing, and Airways
Diagnosis and Therapy:
  • Symptoms
Disorders and Conditions:
  • Palliative/Hospice
Keywords:
  • Heart,
  • Palliative,
  • Care,
  • CPR,
  • DNR,
  • Planning,
  • Caregiver,
  • Cardiopulmonary,
  • Resuscitation,
  • ACP,
  • Life,
  • Advance,
  • Decision,
  • Maker,
  • Advanced,
  • EOL
Demographic:
  • All
Program:
  • Advance Care Planning
Format:
Pamphlet
Revision Date:
July 26, 2022
References:
Version 2: Pan CX (2008). Palliative medicine. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, Clinical Essentials, chap. 9. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker. Version 1: Predictors of survival following in-hospital adult cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Canadian Medical Association Journal, August 20, 2002; 167 (4).
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