Project ADAM was founded in 1999, after the death of 17-year-old Adam Lemel. Adam, an accomplished athlete from Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin, collapsed and died after experiencing a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
There are more than 350,000 out-of-hospital cardiac arrests (OHCA) annually in the U.S. and nearly 90% of them are fatal, is your dental practice ready to manage a sudden cardiac arrest?
AED legislation varies by state. There are at least 22 states that have laws on the books about AEDs in dental offices. Does your dentist have an AED?