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April 12, 2012

Advanced mannequins help train Tenn. medical professionals

Mannequins are helpful for reviewing CPR, ventilation, arrhythmias

By Steve Hardy
The Chattanooga Times Free Press

ERLANGER, Tenn. — "I can't breathe!"

Erlanger nurses scramble to perform CPR and defibrillation on Mr. Bill, the medical mannequin. As the nurses open his throat and insert a breathing tube, the mannequin keeps meticulous track of their every treatment. Simulation director Rodney Westmoreland consults Mr. Bill's readings and corrects a nurse on her too-shallow chest compressions.

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