56-Year-Old Man Brought Back To Life After 47 Minutes, 4,500 Chest Compressions

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    And 8 Zaps With Defibrillator.

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    Amazing.
     
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    Yeah. 99% of places probably would have called it 20 minutes in.
     
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    Imagine having the job of counting the number of chest compressions...
     
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    I used to do that at the playboy mansion. Good gig !
     
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    Its nice to read some good news for a change.
     
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    I would rather be counting them than to be giving them...they are very tiring!
     
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    I worked in hospitals years ago....especially in the ER. I've rarely seen a code go 47 minutes. They usually call it before then.

    Very cool this guy was brought back..... bet this is his BEST Thanksgiving ever. :D

    Well done, Doctor!
     
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    I coudln't do 47 minutes of chest compressions....even on my best day. :eusa_eh:
     
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    how are you on the four fingered knuckle shuffle?
     
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    yes, I bet he is in glowing good health now.
     

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