Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Sudden cardiac arrest occurs when the heart stops functioning unexpectedly as well as the person suddenly feel difficult to breath and becomes unconscious. It is different from heart attack. Sudden cardiac arrest results from an electric disturbance in your heart which disturbs its pumping action and stops blood flow to the rest of your body. It can happen to people of all the ages.

Sudden cardiac arrest is a medical emergency. If proper treatment is not taken immediately it may cause sudden cardiac death. Compression to the chest can improve the chances of survival till the doctor or medical person arrives.