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2013-11-20 23:30:16

Lifeguard Master, a popular store for lifeguard supplies and apparel, has updated their CPR Pocket Mask product. Lifeguard Master has also updated the CPR Pocket Mask Kit to include everything a lifeguard would need in an emergency. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 A lifeguard’s health and safety is important just like a swimmer’s health and safety is important. For this reason, it is essential that lifeguards take precautions when it comes to administering CPR. The popular...

2013-07-30 23:28:37

Lifeguard Master is now offering lifeguards everywhere a CPR pocket mask that they can carry with them throughout the day. The mask is the safest on the market as it prevents mouth-to-mouth contact and it offers lifeguards an easy, quick and safe tool when an unexpected emergency occurs. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 Lifeguard Master, a leader of emergency supplies and apparel is now offering an innovative safety kit that care givers can use when an emergency strikes and they need to...

2013-04-27 23:04:01

Lifeguard Master improves on its CPR pocket mask to ensure that it meets the needs of the emergency care providers that are using it. This mask can be used on an adult, child and infant. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 27, 2013 Lifeguard Master´s CPR pocket mask has been improved to increase it's efficiency ensuring that it works in an emergency. This CPR mask is designed to be versatile and can be used on an adult, child and infant. It is designed to fit the needs of any emergency care...

2012-02-18 08:00:00

Lifeguard Store USA introduces a quality CPR Pocket Mask to fit the needs of all emergency care providers. This CPR mask is versatile and can be used on an adult, child and infant, as well as having much more features. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) February 18, 2012 A quality CPR Pocket Mask is introduced by Lifeguard Store USA. This CPR mask is designed to be versatile and can be used to on an adult, child and infant. It is designed to fit the needs of any emergency care provider in many...

2010-12-06 00:00:36

Thirteen - fourteen - fifteen - breath. Or, wait, was that twenty-eight - twenty-nine - thirty- breath - breath? There's certainly little doubt that cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) saves lives. By some estimates, those who suffer a sudden cardiac event and receive no CPR at all have less than a 6 percent chance of survival. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) December 05, 2010 Thirteen - fourteen - fifteen - breath. Or, wait, was that twenty-eight - twenty-nine - thirty- breath - breath?...

2010-10-18 18:15:15

Elsevier announces the publication of the 2010 European Resuscitation Council (ERC) Guidelines in the journal Resuscitation. These guidelines are based on an extensive international review of all the science supporting cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), the 2010 International Consensus on CPR Science, which is also published in the current issue of Resuscitation. This year is the 50th anniversary of CPR. Throughout Europe, each year, about 500,000 people have an out-of-hospital sudden...

2010-10-06 15:09:15

In a comparison of outcomes in Arizona for out-of-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) for cardiac arrest performed by bystanders, patients who received compression-only CPR were more likely to survive to hospital discharge than patients who received conventional CPR or no CPR, according to a study in the October 6 issue of JAMA. Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest is a major public health problem, affecting approximately 300,000 individuals in the United States annually. Although survival...

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2010-07-29 09:00:00

Are you hesitant to help people who have collapsed because you don't want to give them mouth-to-mouth resuscitation? You might be in luck, as two studies published in the New England Journal of Medicine on Thursday show that hands-only CPR could be just as effective. In fact, according to Gene Emery of Reuters, "When someone collapses suddenly, mouth-to-mouth rescue breathing may not be necessary and could lower the chances of survival"¦ The findings come at a time when less emphasis...

2009-02-05 18:01:00

A Norwegian study suggests interrupting chest compressions during cardiopulmonary resuscitation reduces the chances of heartbeat return after defibrillation. University of Stavanger researchers said they discovered that for every second of a pause in compressions, there is a 1 percent reduction in the likelihood of success. Kenneth Gundersen, who led the study, said he and his colleagues quantified the effect of compression interruptions on the probability of a return of spontaneous...

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2007-03-16 00:25:00

Chest compression - not mouth-to-mouth resuscitation - seems to be the key in helping someone recover from cardiac arrest, according to new research that further bolsters advice from heart experts. A study in Japan showed that people were more likely to recover without brain damage if rescuers focused on chest compressions rather than rescue breaths, and some experts advised dropping the mouth-to-mouth part of CPR altogether. The study was published in Friday's issue of the medical journal...


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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
2013-04-30 13:21:44

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is an emergency procedure performed in an effort to preserve brain function and manually pump blood through to the body’s vital organs, until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous circulation. CPR is indicated in cardiac arrest patients, but may also be performed on patients with an unresponsive presentation or those experiencing agonal breaths or severe and prolonged arrhythmias such as bradycardia or tachycardia. The first...

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