- Breathe New Life into Medic Training. Janis, Rob // Fire Chief;Nov2006, Vol. 50 Issue 11, Special section p7
The article focuses on the CD-ROMs provided by the organization First Aid for All that are meant for training people in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and artificial external defibrillation. The fire departments should opt for this training program as firefighters have to attend to a lot of...
- Functions of standard CPR training on performance qualities of medical volunteers for Mt. Taishan International Mounting Festival. Meng Fanshan; Zhao Lin; Liu Wenqing; Lu Chunlei; Liu Yongqiang; Li Naiyi // BMC Emergency Medicine;2013, Vol. 13 Issue Suppl 1, p1
Background: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a sudden emergency procedure that requires a rapid and efficient response, and personnel training in lifesaving procedures. Regular practice and training are necessary to improve resuscitation skills and reduce anxiety among the staff. As one of...
- journal scan. Tindale, Rabina // Emergency Nurse;Sep2005, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p6
Discusses several articles about emergency medical service which are published in the "Journal of Advanced Nursing" and "Emergency Medicine Journal" in Great Britain in 2005. Factors that affect knowledge and skills retention during or after cardiopulmonary resuscitation training; Information...
- Washington State's No CPR Program. Jecker, Nancy S. // Hastings Center Report;Sep/Oct93, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p2
Reports on the drafting of a near-final version of emergency medical service (EMS) guidelines for the No Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Program of Washington State. Permission for EMS personnel to withhold CPR from Washington State residents who have written directives; Patient bracelets;...
- Guidelines update. Saunders, Carol S. // Patient Care;10/30/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 20, p12
Focuses on the revision of recommendations for cardiopulmonary resuscitation by the American Heart Association as of August 22, 2000. Removal of pulse check; Guideline on the use of automated external defibrillators.
- RE: CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION AND AUTOMATIC EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATOR TRAINING IN SCHOOLS: ''IS ANYONE LEARNING HOW TO SAVE A LIFE?''... Hart D, Flores-Medrano O, Brooks S, et al. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and automated external defibrillator... Nolan, Brodie; Morrison, Laurie J. // CJEM: Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine;May2014, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p184
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Automated External Defibrillator Training in Schools: "Is Anyone Learning How to Save a Life?"" by D. Hart and colleagues published in the journal in 2013.
- Every minute counts. O'Leary, Fran // Wisconsin Agriculturist;Jun2011, Vol. 242 Issue 6, p1
The article discusses the importance of CPR training to respond to any life-threatening situation, providing greater chance of survival from emergency situations like heart attack.
- How frequently should basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation training be repeated to maintain adequate skills? Berden, Hubert J.J.M.; Willems, Frank F.; Hendrick, Jo M.A.; Pijls, Nico H.J.; Knape, Johannes T.A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/12/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6892, p1576
Focuses on the maintenance of cardiopulmonary resuscitation training. Determination on the frequency of training sessions; Judgement of correct placement of the hands; Assessment of resuscitation attempts with a scoring system.
- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation skills of preregistration house officers: five years on. Morris, F.; Tordoff, S.G.; Wallis, D.; Skinner, D.V. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);2/16/91, Vol. 302 Issue 6773, p626
Examines the manner of cardiopulmonary resuscitation teachings to medical trainees in Great Britain. Inability of junior doctors to carry out effective basic life support; Need to review training methods in medical schools; Appointment of resuscitation training officers to organize training of...