Zoë Madonna has a terrific story in the Boston Globe about an elderly concertgoer who suffered cardiac arrest in mid-performance, was seen slumped by the musicians and was saved by four doctors in the house.
We laid her on the floor and asked for 911 to be called, and [a defibrillator], and began CPR,” Stack said. The four physicians, all women, surrounded Christiansen. Stack monitored her for a heartbeat while another doctor started chest compressions, the third performed rescue breaths, and the fourth, the last to arrive, monitored another pulse point.
After two minutes of CPR, Stack felt a strong pulse. Shortly afterward, Christiansen started gasping and moving, and she opened her eyes….
Read on here.