Hands-Only CPR


Subject:
Medical Treatments & Devices , CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)

Description:
Simplified instructions for administering cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) "when an adult has a sudden cardiac arrest." The site states that studies have concluded that "Hands-Only CPR [in which the aider pushes hard and fast in the center of the chest], can be as effective as conventional CPR." Includes a FAQ, video demonstration, scientific background, survivor stories, and related material. From the American Heart Association.

Publisher:
American Heart Association

Language:
English

Source:
http://handsonlycpr.eisenberginc.com/


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