November 19, 2017

CPR vs CPCR

John D. Anastasio, DVM, DACVECC, medical director of emergency and critical care at VRC Specialty Hospital in Malvern, Pennsylvania, explains the difference between CPR and CPCR.


John D. Anastasio, DVM, DACVECC, medical director of emergency and critical care at VRC Specialty Hospital in Malvern, Pennsylvania, explains the difference between CPR and CPCR.

Realistically, CPR and CPCR are the same thing. CPR focuses on the heart and the lungs while CPCR includes the idea that the brain needs blood supply, as well.

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