A common misconception is that cardiac arrests are the same as heart attacks. While cardiac arrests can be caused by a heart attack, there are several reasons why someone could go into a “Sudden Cardiac Arrest” (SCA).

This is a great graphic from the American Heart Association. For more information check out the full article here. To learn how to save someone’s life, check out our hands-only CPR section.

SCA vs MI

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