16 Oct 2019
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Make it your aim to know CPR, learn to restart a heart and save a life is the message Westmead Hospital Emergency staff want you to hear this Restart A Heart Day, Wednesday 16 October.
Sadly, the survival rate from cardiac arrest is only 10%. Time is a critical factor with survival – for every minute that passes without intervention, the chance of survival decreases by 10%.
In Australia, there are:
To highlight this message, emergency staff will be demonstrating CPR in the main front foyer of Westmead Hospital on Wednesday 16 October.
For further information about Restart A Heart Day visit https://restartaheartday.com.au/