25 Kickass Random Facts List #213

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  1. Jack says:

    Number 18. A cardiac arrest isn’t always an electrical failure. There is a condition called PEA (pulse less electrical activity) where the electrical system is firing but there is no pulse. This happens when there is no blood left to pump or because the heart muscle is so weak it isn’t unable to pump blood. It can also be a purely mechanical failure such as when a myocardial infarction (heart attack) causes a hole in the heart muscle

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