Cpr

Good Samaritan N.Y. EMT Helps Teen Shot in Head

Lupe Estrella performed CPR and tried to revive the teen.

Posted Friday, June 29, 2012

N.H. Emergency Medical Dispatcher Honored

National Academies of Emergency Dispatch (NAEMD) names Joyce Jastrem 'Dispatcher of the Year.'

Posted Thursday, May 10, 2012

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IAFC Recognizes Fire Departments with Heart Safe Community Awards

Hilton Head Island (S.C.) Fire & Rescue and Howard County (Md.) Department of Fire & Rescue honored.

Posted Tuesday, May 8, 2012

U.S. Air Force purchases $9.3 million of Philips HeartStart MRx Monitor/Defibrillators

Philips has been working closely with DLA Troop Support to enhance the U.S. Air Force’s medical support capabilities

Posted Monday, March 26, 2012

Mother Sues UC Berkeley after Son Left Brain Damaged

The roommate and another resident performed CPR and didn't call paramedics for two hours.

Posted Friday, February 24, 2012

NIH Launches Trials to Evaluate CPR & Drugs After Sudden Cardiac Arrest

One will compare CCC combined with pause-free rescue breathing to standard CPR.

Posted Friday, January 27, 2012

Heart Association Pumps up Bystander CPR

The AHA makes four recommendations for EMS personnel and 9-1-1 dispatchers.

Posted Tuesday, January 17, 2012

High-Tech Mannequin to Teach First Aid

Students will use them to earn their CPR certifications.

Posted Wednesday, December 14, 2011

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Should Providers Detox Patients or Transport Them?

Research study measures paramedics’ “gut feelings” about inebriated patients.

Posted Thursday, December 1, 2011






 

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