Timing resuscitation compressions using the song ‘La Macarena’ or using a smartphone app improve compression quality

2019-06-05T16:00:35+01:00

New research presented at this year’s Euroanaesthesia congress in Copenhagen, Denmark shows that the quality of chest compressions during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can be improved by using either a smartphone app or by using the song “La Macarena” as a mental memory aid.