The Science of CPR: Just Scratching the Surface
CPR involving external chest compression and positive-pressure ventilation was first described over 50 years ago in a landmark publication that launched the fundamental approach to present-day CPR1. Since this initial description, modern-day CPR has given rise to initiatives related to CPR research, education and training, advocacy, and industry.
- Received July 29, 2015.
- Accepted July 29, 2015.