Australia's Biggest Killer is the One You Don't Hear Much About!

Updated: Apr 15, 2020

We hear a lot about cancer, road tolls and other causes of death each year in Australia – but did you know that by far, the biggest killer is Sudden Cardiac Arrest? Around 27,000 Australians die each year from SCA - but they don’t have to. The way to combat a Sudden Cardiac Arrest is with CPR and AED’s (defibrillators). Keeping the patient alive until medical care arrives increases the chances of surviving an out of hospital SCA from 10% to almost 70%. So, learn CPR and make sure there is an AED on hand at home, at work, and at play!

For more information on AED's please visit our information page.








17 views0 comments