Pros and cons of first aid training?

Skura, Elyse
September 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, pE549
Academic Journal
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.


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