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Legal risk of not performing CPR higher than providing lifesaving assistance

November 11, 2019 GMT
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Travis Murphy M.D.
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Travis Murphy M.D.

( NewMediaWire ) - November 11, 2019 - DALLAS - While some bystanders may fail to attempt CPR because they fear legal liability, the likelihood of facing litigation is higher for delaying or failing to intervene, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Resuscitation Science Symposium 2019 — November 16-17 in Philadelphia.