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Chain of Survival & Mission: Lifeline – Heart Attack Survivor

Chain of Survival & Mission: Lifeline – Heart Attack Survivor

(dramatic music) – I’ve been involved with the AHA since about 2007, when we initiated our state STEMI program, the Virginia Heart Attack Coalition, and since then we’ve been working in collaboration with Mission Lifeline to approve STEMI care in Virginia. – American Heart Association put into place Misson Lifeline initiative to really improve systems …

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Global Interventions at the End of Life

Global Interventions at the End of Life

Around the world one million people die every week. Yet less than 10% get suitable palliative and end of life care. Meanwhile the need is growing. The global population is increasing and getting older. More deaths, more demands on families, communities and services. Palliative care is developing, but not at the scale we need… Governments, …