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Incidents in the news highlight the importance of emergency cardiac care.

Two recent high-profile instances of cardiac arrest have raised public awareness on the topic. In early January, Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin went into cardiac arrest after a hit to the chest during an NFL game against the Cincinnati Bengals. Paramedics performed CPR on Hamlin for about nine minutes. Despite his grave injuries, Hamlin has made an incredible recovery.