Argentina:  National Law 27159 Supports CPR and Public Access Defibrillation

bsasboletinoficiallogoBuenos Aires, Argentina - On July 24, 2015 both chambers of the Argentine Parliament passed the National Law 27159 on "Sudden Death - Integral Prevention System" which will finally address the subject of Public Access CPR & AED.  The success comes after many years of hard work and diligence by numerous members of civil society and health professionals working in emergency cardiovascular care.

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Public Access Defibrillation in Uruguay

View presentation on the successful effort to enact policies about emergency cardiovascular care and public access defibrillation in Uruguay. In Spanish

IAHF Position on Training and Public Access Defibrillation in Latin America

Experts in Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC) from Latin America developed this statement to argue for the need to train the population in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and increasing the availability of Automatic External Defibrillators to save the lives of those with cardiac arrest.   READ MORE...  ENGLISH     SPANISH