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ACLS Score for Predicting Survival After Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

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The ACLS score (A = arrest witnessed, C = cardiac rhythm, L = lay bystander initiates CPR, S = speed of response by paramedic squad) can estimate the chance that a person who has had an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest will be discharged from the hospital alive.

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