Bystander CPR may have improved cardiac arrest outcomes in Denmark.

Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)

PubMedID: 24168583

People who experience a cardiac arrest away from a hospital often have poor outcomes. A study in Denmark suggests that an increase in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) by bystanders may have contributed to a significant improvement in patient survival after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.