Emergency medical procedures for restoring normal heartbeat and breathing to victims of heart failure, drowning, etc.
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- If necessary, a doctor or emergency medical team may perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation.
- Also included will be patients who develop severe complications during cardiac catheterisation who require cardiopulmonary resuscitation until emergency surgery is performed.
- Treatment of VF involves defibrillation, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and IV medication therapy.