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# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 19 June, 2021

'There was only enough battery for one shot, but luckily, that's all I needed' - Surviving cardiac arrest
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# Cardiac Arrest

'There was only enough battery for one shot, but luckily, that's all I needed' - Surviving cardiac arrest

Jun 19th 2021, 11:53 AM 21,094 Views 1 Comment

Cathal Joyce, Kevin Knight and Ciara Doyle on the importance of CPR and acting decisively in emergency situations.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

Poll: Do you know how to perform CPR?
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Poll: Do you know how to perform CPR?

Jun 15th 2021, 10:34 AM 29,224 Views 65 Comments

Some 70% of cardiac arrests happen in the home.

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 10 June, 2021

High Court awards €1.25m settlement over woman's death in maternity hospital
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High Court awards €1.25m settlement over woman's death in maternity hospital

Jun 10th 2021, 7:20 PM 15,957 Views 0 Comments

Anne Casey died after a cardiac arrest in Cork University Maternity Hospital in 2012.

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Ex-Wicklow footballer 'lucky to be alive' after club-mates used defibrillator nine times to save his life
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# Lucky To Be Alive

Ex-Wicklow footballer 'lucky to be alive' after club-mates used defibrillator nine times to save his life

Updated Mar 26th 2020, 3:15 PM 44,108 Views 7 Comments

Don Jackman is back at home recovering after a sudden cardiac arrest.

# cardiac-arrest - Friday 6 December, 2019

'Like a miracle': British woman in Spain revived after 6 hours in cardiac arrest
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'Like a miracle': British woman in Spain revived after 6 hours in cardiac arrest

Dec 6th 2019, 9:13 PM 36,298 Views 13 Comments

“The hypothermia killed her but also saved her,” Spanish doctors said.

# cardiac-arrest - Monday 18 November, 2019

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears
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Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears

Nov 18th 2019, 5:46 PM 31,984 Views 34 Comments

McGuinness collapsed while police searched a house he was staying in on 8 November.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'You're just buying time': Former Tipperary captain describes performing CPR on man
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'You're just buying time': Former Tipperary captain describes performing CPR on man

May 8th 2018, 12:57 PM 17,343 Views 7 Comments

Ger ‘Redser’ O’Grady was speaking after he may have saved a man’s life by performing CPR on him in Thurles last Friday.

# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 16 December, 2017

Irish teacher (26) who suffered 3 cardiac arrests in UAE begins to show signs of consciousness
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Irish teacher (26) who suffered 3 cardiac arrests in UAE begins to show signs of consciousness

Dec 16th 2017, 5:51 PM 40,445 Views 7 Comments

Aisling Brady (26) moved to the Gulf state last year after taking an extended break from her hometown job in Trim, Co Meath.

# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Stop breathing in a public place? If you're a man you're far more likely to receive CPR
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Stop breathing in a public place? If you're a man you're far more likely to receive CPR

Nov 11th 2017, 4:00 PM 19,461 Views 77 Comments

Men were 1.23 times more likely than women to receive CPR in a public place, according to new research.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Proposed legislation could see people who damage life-saving equipment sent to jail
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Proposed legislation could see people who damage life-saving equipment sent to jail

Oct 10th 2017, 11:40 AM 10,833 Views 44 Comments

A defibrillator in Mallow was vandalised over the weekend.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Want to know how to do CPR? Watch this video
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Want to know how to do CPR? Watch this video

Sep 12th 2017, 5:34 PM 15,141 Views 19 Comments

About 5,000 people in Ireland die from sudden cardiac arrest annually.

'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'
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'I remember seeing myself on the telly and thinking I looked terrible'

Sep 12th 2017, 6:00 AM 32,699 Views 3 Comments

Michael Lyster wants people to know the symptoms of heart failure, which affects about 90,000 people in Ireland.

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Irish J1 student in 'very serious condition' after suffering cardiac arrest while swimming
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Irish J1 student in 'very serious condition' after suffering cardiac arrest while swimming

Aug 3rd 2017, 1:40 PM 25,290 Views 11 Comments

The 22-year-old was swimming in the Ocean City area of Maryland when he came into difficulty.

# cardiac-arrest - Sunday 28 May, 2017

'I wake up in the back of an ambulance. I’m still in full kit and I’m thinking ‘what the hell is going on here?’'
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'I wake up in the back of an ambulance. I’m still in full kit and I’m thinking ‘what the hell is going on here?’'

May 28th 2017, 8:00 AM 31,405 Views 3 Comments

Former Stoke City and Ireland defender Clive Clarke is carving out a career as a football agent nearly 10 years on from surviving a cardiac arrest.

# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Those who destroy defibrillators could face five years in prison under proposed new laws
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Those who destroy defibrillators could face five years in prison under proposed new laws

May 13th 2017, 12:21 PM 29,299 Views 63 Comments

New legislation could also see vandals hit with a €50,000 punishment.

# cardiac-arrest - Friday 12 May, 2017

If someone you know goes into cardiac arrest, you're their best chance of survival
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If someone you know goes into cardiac arrest, you're their best chance of survival

May 12th 2017, 6:05 AM 36,832 Views 30 Comments

Every day, 13 people in Ireland die from sudden cardiac arrest.

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 22 December, 2016

Ambulance took 40 minutes to reach cardiac arrest patient in Kells
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Ambulance took 40 minutes to reach cardiac arrest patient in Kells

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:20 AM 11,417 Views 18 Comments

The ambulance service said a number of its resources were engaged on other emergency calls at the time.

# cardiac-arrest - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Waterford paramedic stopped to help young man who died during London marathon
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Waterford paramedic stopped to help young man who died during London marathon

May 11th 2016, 3:30 PM 19,179 Views 14 Comments

“It could happen to anybody anywhere. I just happened to be there and I’m glad I stopped.”

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Former Premier League goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek passes away aged 47
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Former Premier League goalkeeper Pavel Srnicek passes away aged 47

Dec 29th 2015, 3:30 PM 25,222 Views 16 Comments

The ex-Czech Republic international suffered a cardiac arrest just before Christmas.

# cardiac-arrest - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Teen in cardiac arrest turned away from Navan hospital and sent to Drogheda
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Teen in cardiac arrest turned away from Navan hospital and sent to Drogheda

Jul 1st 2015, 8:00 PM 31,160 Views 42 Comments

Paramedics across the country say they are being forced to travel long distances with critical patients.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Ex-Tottenham player who suffered brain damage could be awarded €9m
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# Negligence

Ex-Tottenham player who suffered brain damage could be awarded €9m

Feb 17th 2015, 7:00 AM 8,681 Views 4 Comments

Radwan Hamed won a high court case against the Premier League club yesterday.

# cardiac-arrest - Friday 2 January, 2015

HIQA urges more cost-effective use of public defibrillators
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HIQA urges more cost-effective use of public defibrillators

Jan 2nd 2015, 10:42 AM 8,362 Views 18 Comments

€105 million is needed if additional defibrillators are to be supplied.

# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 20 December, 2014

'Only for you, I'd be visiting a graveside and not a bedside' From TheJournal.ie

'Only for you, I'd be visiting a graveside and not a bedside'

Dec 20th 2014, 10:00 AM 18,584 Views 12 Comments

The woman who saved a man by starting CPR when he went into cardiac arrest has met with him and his wife.

# cardiac-arrest - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

The public could become life savers under a new plan to fight cardiac arrests
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The public could become life savers under a new plan to fight cardiac arrests

Sep 24th 2014, 10:10 AM 5,722 Views 24 Comments

A programme to install public access defibrillators around the country has been looked at.

# cardiac-arrest - Monday 21 July, 2014

Two ambulances break down in Louth in 24 hours
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Two ambulances break down in Louth in 24 hours

Jul 21st 2014, 11:29 AM 6,194 Views 14 Comments

In one instance it took over an hour to transport a cardiac arrest patient to hospital because of the issue with the vehicle.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Irish politicians to be taught Vinnie Jones's 'hard and fast' skills - by students
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Irish politicians to be taught Vinnie Jones's 'hard and fast' skills - by students

May 13th 2014, 7:00 AM 5,532 Views 6 Comments

It’s all part of the Irish Heart Foundation’s Happy Hearts Appeal, which is raising money for a CPR education campaign.

# cardiac-arrest - Monday 28 April, 2014

PE teacher uses CPR to save the life of a Monaghan student who collapsed in class
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PE teacher uses CPR to save the life of a Monaghan student who collapsed in class

Apr 28th 2014, 10:17 PM 32,242 Views 19 Comments

The teacher, Enda Tourish, has been congratulated by An Taoiseach amongst others for his actions is saving Ryan Callan.

# cardiac-arrest - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Test made in Longford can help docs spot if you're having a heart attack
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Test made in Longford can help docs spot if you're having a heart attack

Dec 18th 2013, 8:30 PM 11,466 Views 10 Comments

New tool could reduce time to diagnosis of a cardiac event – and is especially helpful in women.

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Study to look at feasability of defibrillators in public places
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Study to look at feasability of defibrillators in public places

Dec 12th 2013, 11:46 AM 5,489 Views 23 Comments

The defibrillators would be used in the event of an out-of-hospial cardiac arrest.

# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Shark attack kills teenager in Australia
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Shark attack kills teenager in Australia

Nov 30th 2013, 11:35 AM 21,709 Views 35 Comments

The teen is believed to have gone into cardiac arrest after being bitten on the legs.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Stroke deaths last year below 2,000 for first time in years
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Stroke deaths last year below 2,000 for first time in years

Oct 29th 2013, 10:53 PM 6,360 Views 11 Comments

Figures also confirmed that almost twice as many women as men died from stroke.

# cardiac-arrest - Friday 25 January, 2013

Grateful family search for Dublin Airport 'Good Samaritan'
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Grateful family search for Dublin Airport 'Good Samaritan'

Jan 25th 2013, 8:30 PM 32,721 Views 18 Comments

When 85-year-old Jack Healy collapsed outside Terminal 2, an American nurse stepped in to administer CPR. Can you help trace her?

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 24 January, 2013

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport
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19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

Jan 24th 2013, 11:05 AM 11,579 Views 41 Comments

One 85-year-old man and his family return to thank crew for saving his life after a cardiac arrest last September.

# cardiac-arrest - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Former Wallabies coach Bob Dwyer recovering after heart attack
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# Green And Gold

Former Wallabies coach Bob Dwyer recovering after heart attack

Jan 3rd 2013, 9:51 AM 466 Views 0 Comments

The Australian led his country in two Rugby World Cups.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Man saves work friend... by falling on him
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Man saves work friend... by falling on him

Dec 11th 2012, 8:24 AM 16,161 Views 28 Comments

Martin Amriding fell on top of his friend Kevin Brockbank who was falling to floor with cardiac arrest – and it restarted his heart.

# cardiac-arrest - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Former Premier League star Muamba set for Strictly Come Dancing
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Former Premier League star Muamba set for Strictly Come Dancing

Nov 24th 2012, 1:20 PM 1,171 Views 0 Comments

The ex-Bolton midfielder will appear on a Christmas special nine months after suffering a cardiac arrest.

# cardiac-arrest - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Fabrice Muamba retires after cardiac arrest
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Fabrice Muamba retires after cardiac arrest

Aug 15th 2012, 2:07 PM 9,461 Views 21 Comments

The 24-year-old collapsed during a match away to Tottenham Hotspur in March and his heart then stopped beating for 78 minutes.

# cardiac-arrest - Wednesday 8 August, 2012

Councillor seeks defibrillator training for Gardaí
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Councillor seeks defibrillator training for Gardaí

Aug 8th 2012, 2:38 PM 4,694 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí say they have suspended a defibrillator pilot programme in Blanchardstown and are evaluating a pilot in Kilkenny.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Dustin Hoffman saved my life, says jogger
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Dustin Hoffman saved my life, says jogger

May 8th 2012, 1:29 PM 4,579 Views 11 Comments

Sam Dempster says the Hollywood actor called an ambulance and waiting with him for help after he suffered a heart attack.

# cardiac-arrest - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Good news: Fabrice Muamba will attend Bolton match tomorrow
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Good news: Fabrice Muamba will attend Bolton match tomorrow

May 1st 2012, 6:39 PM 387 Views 0 Comments

Less than two months after his on-field cardiac arrest against Spurs, Muamba will visit the Reebok Stadium to watch his club face the same opposition.

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