Once bitten, twice shy! A mother's reluctance to put BLS training into use ever again

Balasubramaniam, V. P.; Isaac, A. T.; Crawford, M. J.; Urquhart, D. S.
February 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Feb2007, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p106
Academic Journal
The article offers tips for recovering a child who is having a febrile convulsion. The authors present a scenario where a mother who attempted to revive her child while having a febrile convulsion was bitten in the hand. They state that fingers should not be placed inside the mouth in any resuscitation situation and suggests the use of objects instead.


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