FULL LIST OF CPR Topics
Wyo. school CPR bill delayed by Senate panel–
Under the current proposal, school districts would be required to provide instruction in CPR basics to students
Mich. Gov. signs law requiring CPR to be taught in schools–
Michigan students will learn and practice hands-only CPR and how to use an AED
Top 5 EMS videos of December–
The top videos of December featured clips on when to use a nasopharyngeal airway and prehospital use of ketamine
Wake County EMS Panda demonstrates hands-only CPR–
Wake County EMS demonstrates how to perform hands-only CPR at a basketball game.
New Mich. law requires students to learn CPR–
Schools are encouraged to use "locally available resources to provide the instruction," including EMTs, paramedics and firefighters
Costco employee performs lifesaving CPR on woman–
The former firefighter-EMT rolled the woman on her back and began chest compressions until EMS arrived on the scene
Colo. dispatcher meets boy, 8, she helped save–
Dispatcher Liesel Hadfield instructed the boy’s sister and father how to perform CPR
Man thanks paramedics for saving him days before his birthday–
Joseph Leifkin told paramedics he couldn’t die, because he had a date scheduled with his wife for his 91st birthday
Retired NY firefighter-EMT helps save crash victim–
William Schmidt was in his living room when he heard honking and a loud crash outside his home
4 predictions for AEDs of the future–
Current AED technology offers strong benefits, but here’s what we predict will improve in the next 5 to 10 years.
Cardiac arrest survivor: Life as a one-percenter–
My rescuers saved my life and with this action they also impacted many more people than they could have ever possibly imagined
High performance CPR demonstration–
Fire department personnel practice CPR.
Mich. EMT, college student saves father’s life after heart attack–
Mario Calabria was biking with his family when his father fell off his bike, hit a tree and was knocked unconscious.
AHA: CPR skills low among older adults–
A study found that those who were 50 and older were 50 percent less likely to be CPR trained. (AP Photo)
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