Joan Rivers’ doctors delayed CPR and calling 911, report says

December 1, 2014 2:17 PM

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Joan Rivers’ doctors could have saved the comedian’s life if they’d begun administering CPR and called 911 as soon as she went into shock, according to a report from the New York Post, which cites medical records and sources with knowledge of Rivers’ case.

The 81-year-old star died on Sept. 4 after a routine procedure at a New York City clinic went terribly wrong. The Post reports that two doctors working on Rivers delayed CPR and continued to perform scoping procedures on her trachea and larynx for 14 minutes even though her pulse and blood pressure ...

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