Emergency Preparedness Skills: Human & Social Capital in the Redwood Coast Region

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CPR can double or triple a person's chance of success of survival from sudden cardiac arrest.  However, it is mostly successful if performed within the first 5 minutes after the collapse. In remote rural communities having a neighbor with these skills could mean the difference between life and death.

by Jessica Van Arsdale, MD, MPH & Melissa Jones, Esq.

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