Medical Practice

Defibrillation at a football stadium: an experiment with Brighton and Hove Albion

Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1982; 284 doi: (Published 15 May 1982) Cite this as: Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1982;284:1451
  1. N S V Jaggarao,
  2. H Sless,
  3. R Grainger,
  4. R Vincent,
  5. D A Chamberlain


    Over a five-year period arrangements have been made to increase the prospects of resuscitation for victims of sudden death at a large football stadium. Seven cases of ventricular fibrillation occurred. Four were resuscitated successfully and were subsequently discharged from hospital.

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