With everything that we are going through in these moments of the global pandemic of COVID-19, cases arise that are beyond our control, healthily speaking.
Coronaviruses are a type of virus family that usually affects animals. On certain occasions there may be transmission with humans. There are many types of coronaviruses, and all of them when they affect a person, he will study with a cold clinic.
Cardiorespiratory arrest is a sudden and unexpected interruption of the electrical and / or contractile activity of the heart, potentially reversible, which requires early treatment as it leads to the death of the person quickly.
Hansen's disease better known as leprosy is an infectious disease caused by a bacilliferous bacterium called Mycobacterium leprae.
The survival chain is a concept that appears in the Vital Support Recommendation Guidelines of the European Resuscitation Council on a series of actions that must be performed when handling a possible cardiac arrest in order to increase the survival rate.
It is not necessary to be health personnel to save lives. Everyone, without the need for higher education in health, has an inner hero, saving lives.
It's the 19: 36 hours. There is a cardiac arrest witnessed by witnesses. The survival chain is activated, calling 112 and informing about the victim: adult male who does not respond or breathe.
In Spain there are more than 30.000 cardiac arrests per year. In the United States, one of the most advanced countries in cardioprotection with the massive implantation of defibrillators, the survival rate after cardiac arrest reaches 50%, while in Spain it is 4%.