Schools and universities are not unsusceptible during medical emergencies such as heart attack and cardiac arrest. Learning the process of calling 911 immediately, then beginning chest compressions at a rate of 100-120 per minute, combined with mouth to mouth resuscitation increments, can also help provide the paramedics with valuable information regarding the time that has passed since the paramedics arrived.
CPR and first aid training are quite advantageous for security guards. Also Read: The Growing Trends of CPR and First Aid Training Classes Ability to Prevent the Occurrence of Life-Threatening Emergencies CPR and first aid training offer security guards the ability to avoid health emergencies from occurring.
The coronavirus pandemic has affected people widely; in closely all areas of life. Health systems have taken utmost pressure with the patients numbers and the high levels of complications resulting from the disease. The delivery of CPR has been at the receiving end of the pandemic. Not only has the condition changed the technicality of […]
First aid is any form of help given in health emergencies or injuries to save the life of the victim, prevent suffering and reduce pain. There are different forms of first aid. The type of first aid provided differs depending on the emergency and condition of the victim. In cases of emergency, first aid is […]
Heart attack also known as myocardial infarction is a critical health condition that results from the blockage of the heart’s coronary arteries. The blockage of blood vessels can occur in any part of the body. It, however, becomes critical if it affects a major body organ. The blockage can be due to blood clots and […]
Many childcare providers, nannies, and babysitters don’t have any first aid or cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) qualifications. Children are at a high risk of accidents, some of which could be life-threatening. Everyone needs some basic first aid and CPR training, babysitters should be in the front line in getting the right medical emergency training to take […]
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is one of the most useful life savings skills. This critical skill uses simple techniques to save cardiac arrest victims, and is easy to learn and perform. In cases of cardiac arrest, the victim loses consciousness, the heart is not beating and experiences difficult breathing. In other cases, the victims are not […]
CPR (Cardiopulmonary resuscitation) is an essential skill for parents. CPR is given to save lives by restoring regular breathing and blood flow. When a person stops breathing, and CPR is not performed immediately, they can die within minutes. CPR can only be performed by the people closest to the victim when the incident occurs. Cases […]
Cases of heart attack are on the rise and everyone at an increased risk. Studies show that heart disease is a leading cause of death in the United States. One person dies from heart illnesses every 36 seconds in the United States. A larger population spends more time at work than anywhere else. Heart attack […]
The American Heart Association (AHA) constantly provides guidelines on caring for persons with heart disease based on research and scientific findings. The recent guidelines released in October 2020 base emphasis on the following areas: Improved algorithms and visual aids to guide resuscitation procedures. Significance of early CPR by lay rescuers. Significance of early epinephrine administration. […]