Why CPR is so Important

From: WABI tv5

Each year in the United States, roughly 360,000 people of all ages suffer non-traumatic sudden cardiac arrest with nine out of ten victims dying.  Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death among adults over the age of 40 in the United States and other countries.  According to the American Heart Association, about 88% of sudden cardiac event occurs in the home. 

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