TITLE

Pros and cons of first aid training?

AUTHOR(S)
Skura, Elyse
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, pE549
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the concerns regarding the implementation of first aid training programs. It states that the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada emphasizes the importance of learning basic first aid, specially cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). Dr. Eli Segal says that training only the people who encounter emergency situations make sense. Dr. Laurie Morrison stresses the needs of first aid training in schools.
ACCESSION #
54110637

 

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