Evidence from Phoenix area fire departments shows improved survival rates for victims of cardiac arrest when the New CPR is used. The technique developed here at the UA Sarver Heart Center uses chest compressions only.

Current Guidelines from the American Heart Association still endorse some mouth to mouth breathing with CPR, but mounting evidence from paramedics using the New CPR in several cities is convincing both individuals and paramedics to use the new method.

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