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Correspondence: Dr Rabind Antony Charles, firstname.lastname@example.org
Cardiac arrest occurring on board aeroplanes is rare, but remains a common cause of inflight incidents. This review examines some of the management problems unique to inflight cardiac arrests, and emphasises the use of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillators.
Keywords: automated external defibrillation, aviation medicine, cardiac arrest, cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Singapore Med J 2011; 52(8): 582-585