'Code Blue' equals lower survival for cancer patients

20:00 EDT 31 Jul 2017 | AAAS

(University of Rochester Medical Center) Patients with advanced cancer who suffer cardiac arrest in the hospital have a survival rate of less than 10 percent -- half the rate of other patients without cancer, according to a nationwide study led by the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Original Article: 'Code Blue' equals lower survival for cancer patients


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