Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can save a person experiencing cardiac arrest. This emergency procedure can restore spontaneous blood circulation and breathing in a person experiencing a medical crisis. By becoming familiar with CPR, you can offer life-saving support to a person in need until professional help arrives. Learn about the techniques for CPR and see how you can use them to save a life.
Compression-only CPR is a simplified form of CPR for certain situations.