Why Shocking a “Flat-Lined” Heart Can't Get It Going Again





Myth: Shocking someone who has flat-lined can get their heart started again. It never fails. You’re watching television and someone is circling the drain, in the toilet that is their life. The noise from the heart monitor affirms they’re still alive, with its consistent, rhythmic beeps.



via Pocket http://gizmodo.com/why-shocking-a-flat-lined-heart-cant-get-it-going-ag-1376053985

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