Dr. James McPherson

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Heart Surgeon Recommends Keeping Defibrillators In Schools And Workplace

Sudden cardiac arrest kills 450,000 people in the United States each year. Dr. James McPherson, a heart Surgeon at St. Vincent’s Medical Center visited the KCAL9 studio to explain why it’s important to keep automated external defibrillators — or AEDs — in the work place and at schools.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/21/2012