New Delhi, Feb 26: Who could have imagine that a bubbly an talented actress like Sridevi would die at the cruel hands of a fatal cardiac arrest? Some reports suggest that excessive dieting and cosmetic job, because of which she had to take heavy doses of medicine, may be a possible reason of her death.
Sources suggest that otherwise Sridevi had a very healthy lifestyle. She ha a strict eye on what she was eating. Not just on herself, sh was also very watchful of what her husband and daughters, Jhanvi and Khushi ate. Once she was quoted as saying that her husband often comments that she should stop living a saint-like life.
The search on cardiac arrest has become one of the leading ones. Sridevi, say medical reports, died of a cardiac arrest.
Doctors suggest that if Sridevi was given CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation),her life could have been saved. Ample pumps should have been given on the chest and if that id not work she should have been given a mouth-to-mouth oxygen. These two tricks work wonders.
But in Sridevi's case,when her husband Boney Kapoor broke open the door, it was already late. She was found unconscious in the bath tub full of water. To late to apply this tricks.
There are certain factors that may put you at risk of sudden cardiac arrest (SCA), including smoking, obesity, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, alcoholism, a sedentary lifestyle.
Cardiac arrest is the sudden loss of cardiac function, when the heart abruptly stops beating. Unless resuscitative efforts are begun immediately, cardiac arrest leads to death within a few minutes. This is often referred to by doctors as "sudden death" or "sudden cardiac death (SCD)."
Symptoms of sudden cardiac arrest include:
-Loss of consciousness
-Lack of pulse
-No signs of breathing