Changing EMS dispatcher CPR instructions to 400 compressions before mouth-to-mouth improved bystander CPR rates

Janet Bray, Conor Deasy, Jamie Walsh, Andrew Bacon, Alexander Currell, Karen Smith

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

31 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

To examine the impact of changing dispatcher CPR instructions (400 compressions: 2 breaths, followed by 100:2 ratio) on rates of bystander CPR and survival in adults with presumed cardiac out-of-hospital arrest (OHCA) in Melbourne, Australia.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1393 - 1398
Number of pages6
JournalResuscitation
Volume82
Issue number11
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

Cite this

@article{8aeffd66b8794b678740ba746b94129b,
title = "Changing EMS dispatcher CPR instructions to 400 compressions before mouth-to-mouth improved bystander CPR rates",
abstract = "To examine the impact of changing dispatcher CPR instructions (400 compressions: 2 breaths, followed by 100:2 ratio) on rates of bystander CPR and survival in adults with presumed cardiac out-of-hospital arrest (OHCA) in Melbourne, Australia.",
author = "Janet Bray and Conor Deasy and Jamie Walsh and Andrew Bacon and Alexander Currell and Karen Smith",
year = "2011",
doi = "10.1016/j.resuscitation.2011.06.018",
language = "English",
volume = "82",
pages = "1393 -- 1398",
journal = "Resuscitation",
issn = "0300-9572",
publisher = "Elsevier",
number = "11",

}

Changing EMS dispatcher CPR instructions to 400 compressions before mouth-to-mouth improved bystander CPR rates. / Bray, Janet; Deasy, Conor; Walsh, Jamie; Bacon, Andrew; Currell, Alexander; Smith, Karen.

In: Resuscitation, Vol. 82, No. 11, 2011, p. 1393 - 1398.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

TY - JOUR

T1 - Changing EMS dispatcher CPR instructions to 400 compressions before mouth-to-mouth improved bystander CPR rates

AU - Bray, Janet

AU - Deasy, Conor

AU - Walsh, Jamie

AU - Bacon, Andrew

AU - Currell, Alexander

AU - Smith, Karen

PY - 2011

Y1 - 2011

N2 - To examine the impact of changing dispatcher CPR instructions (400 compressions: 2 breaths, followed by 100:2 ratio) on rates of bystander CPR and survival in adults with presumed cardiac out-of-hospital arrest (OHCA) in Melbourne, Australia.

AB - To examine the impact of changing dispatcher CPR instructions (400 compressions: 2 breaths, followed by 100:2 ratio) on rates of bystander CPR and survival in adults with presumed cardiac out-of-hospital arrest (OHCA) in Melbourne, Australia.

UR - http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0300957211003923

U2 - 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2011.06.018

DO - 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2011.06.018

M3 - Article

VL - 82

SP - 1393

EP - 1398

JO - Resuscitation

JF - Resuscitation

SN - 0300-9572

IS - 11

ER -