How Your Smart Speaker or Smart Phone Can Save You from Cardiac Arrest

Researchers have developed a new AI system that can help save lives in the event of cardiac arrest. If you’ve never seen someone go into cardiac arrest, the signs are pretty startling. A patient will suddenly become unresponsive, or begin gasping for air. That gasping is known as agonal breathing.

If someone is around to provide CPR, it can double or triple a patient’s chances of surviving the event. But, what happens for those who live alone or if household members are asleep or out of the house? Often, it can…