Heading towards compulsory CPR training

As different subjects like Science and Mathematics are taught in high schools so there must be some credit hours for CPR, it will be beneficial for the students. Having knowledge of CPR will enable them tackle with a cardiac emergency. Most of the heart attack cases occur outside or away from the hospitals in that … Read more

RED CROSS AND CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation)

March is the month of American Red Cross which was declared by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt because of organization’s assistance and activities in World War II. Red Cross is an eminent name for providing services in both military and civilian sects of human race across the globe, since last 70 years. Red Cross bears with … Read more

AED Training: What Is It And How Does It Work?

You must be wondering what AED stands for. AED is automated external defibrillator which is a device used for giving first aid to heart patients. Wikipedia defines the AED as: “A portable electronic device that automatically diagnoses the potentially life threatening cardiac arrhythmia’s of ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia in a patient,[1] and is able to treat … Read more

Lawmakers trying to make CPR compulsory for high school students

Lawmakers are considering the possibility of making CPR training compulsory for graduation from high school, so that it would not be possible to graduate from high school without a certificate of completion proving that students are not only aware of the basics of CPR, but also know how to implement it correctly. Such a bill … Read more

Do people turn to Twitter for CPR information?

Twitter is a widely employed social website that serves for interaction within masses and people share their personal opinions, feelings and activities like having dinner or walking alone in rain or being divorced but over the past few years, Twitter is being used for much meliorate purposes. People are turning towards finding and posting information … Read more

Good Samaritan Law

The purpose of the Good Samaritan Law is to guard individuals that support a victim during a medical emergency. Many Good Samaritan laws are generated precisely for the overall public. The law undertakes that there is no medically skilled person available to support the casualty. Since the Good Samaritan usually does not have medical training, … Read more

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What is diffident about CPR for Infants and Children ?

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation for infants or as we may say babies below 1 year age requires special consideration since they carry the risk of being infected by contagious diseases. So the first step towards CPR for infants is self-protection and universal precautions should be observed for that. For infants below the age of 1 month, their … Read more

Why CPR is so important in this day and age ?

Your breathing and heartbeat can stop for a number of reasons, from heart attack to blood infections to accidents. Nevertheless, death does not have to be the outcome. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, known as CPR, was established to help increase your chances of survival. This is done to save the lives of people as they wait for … Read more

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