Scholarship Topic

Cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the United States. Each year, emergency medical services (EMS) treats about 360,000 victims of cardiac arrest before they reach the hospital. Less than 10 percent of those victims survive. Cardiac arrest can happen to anyone at any time. American Heart Association has established 2015 guidelines to reflect the latest research supporting Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.

Essay Question

“What are the 2015 changes in CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) guidelines by American Heart Association and what are the rational behind those changes?”






Make sure you fully read the topic and the question.  American Heart Association recommends the use of an AED on an unresponsive person. Develop your essay, using American Heart Association guidelines, as well as following the below mentioned requirements:

  • 600 words
  • Title
  • APA Format – 6thEdition
  • Similarity Index of less than 20% (turnitin.com)
  • Related picture


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