Do NOT / Do NOT Resuscitate

That double negative means by all means, resuscitate, no matter how long ago a heart attack occurred. A recent report shows patients can “wake up” as much as 7 days after experiencing a heart attack and being put in a low-temperature coma. [Science Daily July 1, 2016; Annals Emergency Medicine 2016] You might want to read my recent report THE LAZARUS EFFECT that reveals the less oxygenation during cardiac resuscitation and more likelihood of survival.

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