Smart Phone App Gives Audio CPR Instructions

Smart Phone App Gives Audio CPR Instructions

A Penn emergency medicine professor's efforts to develop a smartphone app that plays audio CPR instructions is spotlighted in a Philadelphia Inquirer story. LDI Senior Fellow Raina Merchant, MD, whose research is focused on improving survival from cardiac arrest, is working on an app so simple that it even instructs a consumer to "press, press, press" in the correct rhythm on a victim's chest.