Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest means a heart that has stopped beating. Although it is often used synonymously with heart attack in everyday usage, the two are distinct in medical terminology. Heart attack, or Acute Myocardial Infarct (AMI), refers to the heart not ...

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