Author Interviews, Heart Disease, Women's Heart Health / 19.12.2018

MedicalResearch.com Interview with: [caption id="attachment_46639" align="alignleft" width="200"]Dr. Sarah Perman MD, M.S.C.E. Assistant professor of Emergency Medicine University of Colorado School of Medicine in Denver  Dr. Perman[/caption] Dr. Sarah Perman MD, M.S.C.E. Assistant professor of Emergency Medicine University of Colorado School of Medicine Denver  MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study? Response: Women who suffer an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest have been observed to receive less bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation (B-CPR) than men, and the potential reasons were largely unknown. We asked 54 people online to explain – with no word limit – why women might be less likely to get CPR when they collapse in public.