Efrat Teacher Resuscitated by Her Students

A view of Hadassah Ein Kerem medical center campus. (FLASH90)

Mrs. Chen Danziger, a teacher from Efrat, suffered a cardiac arrest at the entrance to the Branco Weiss School in Beit Shemesh Tuesday morning, and rescued by two 17-year-olds who performed immediate CPR on her.

Danziger, 29, an expectant mother of two ​​arrived at work and at the entrance to the school collapsed and was in heart failure.

B’siyatta diShmaya, two students, aged about 17, found Chen and began immediate and effective resuscitation operations. At the same time, rescue teams and MDAs arrived at the scene and treated her with four electric shocks to restore an effective pulse, a step that was indeed successful.

She was then evacuated to the trauma unit at Hadassah Ein Kerem Hospital, as the team monitored her and began immediate examinations. She is currently being treated in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.