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2012-08-29 23:00:07

Finally, an Online Certification Provider Owned and Operated by Practicing Physicians. AMC L.L.C. provides ACLS, PALS and BLS Certification Courses for Health Care Professionals. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) August 28, 2012 It is no secret that the schedule of the average medical professional is nearly stripped clean of free time — between long hours, on call shifts, medical emergencies that require immediate attention, and the education and training necessary to maintain skills and...

2012-06-10 23:01:42

Air Ambulance America and SEOMiracle.com decided to offer and promote a new way of transportation called ACLS and BLS. Miami Beach, FL (PRWEB) June 09, 2012 Crucial life moments require proper medical care and most of the cases are related with heart and lung diseases. Situations where those diseases get to a critical level are categorized as critical conditions and often require air ambulance services. Air Ambulance America and SEOMiracle.com decided to offer and promote a new way of...

2012-06-07 02:27:39

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Every minute-and-a-half in the U.S., and every 45 seconds in Europe, a person dies as a result of a sudden cardiac arrest[1,2]- if you witnessed a cardiac arrest, what would you do? Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is today launching the Save Lives website (http://www.SaveLives.net), an online campaign to inform people across the world about sudden cardiac arrest and to empower them to act. To...

2012-04-23 23:03:31

Safety Training Seminars is proud to announce the opening of their fifth Bay Area American Heart Association CPR certification training school in Berkeley, CA. Berkeley, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2012 Safety Training Seminars is proud to announce their newest Berkeley American Heart Association CPR training school in Alameda County. The new location will be located at the corner of University Avenue & Shattuck Avenue near the Downtown Berkeley BART station. The American Heart Association...

2012-04-03 08:41:50

People who have a cardiac arrest that can't be helped by a defibrillator shock are more likely to survive if given CPR based on updated guidelines that emphasize chest compressions, according to research reported in the American Heart Association journal, Circulation. "By any measure – such as the return of pulse and circulation or improved brain recovery – we found that implementing the new guidelines in these patients resulted in better outcomes from cardiac arrest," said...

2011-11-04 10:22:09

Achy breaky makey wakey heart? A randomized crossover trial of musical prompts Disco Science is better than no music at all at helping to deliver the required number of chest compressions (CPR) to save a heart attack victim's life before s/he gets to hospital, reveals research published online in Emergency Medicine Journal. But Disco Science, which featured in the soundtrack to Guy Ritchie's film Snatch in 2000, still doesn't improve the depth of compression, leading the authors to...

2011-09-19 12:00:00

FireWhat Inc. offers California State Fire Marshal curriculum courses and other emergency service training classes at its Dunsmuir, CA headquarters. Dunsmuir, CA (PRWEB) September 19, 2011 This month marks the launch of FireWhat University, a series of training classes to be offered by FireWhat Inc. The company will host California State Fire Marshal curriculum courses and other emergency service training classes at its Dunsmuir, California headquarters. The initial class offering will...

2011-06-30 17:19:24

Reducing the intervals between giving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and an electronic defibrillator shock after cardiac arrest significantly improves survival, according to UT Southwestern Medical Center emergency medicine doctors involved in an international study. Chest compressions applied within 10 seconds before the defibrillator shocks and within 20 seconds after the shock boosted survival chances by more than half compared to the rates for people who received chest compressions...

2011-04-25 08:49:00

CLIFTON PARK, N.Y., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NetLearning, part of Cengage Learning, and a leading provider of online courses and e-learning software for health care workers and hospital administrators, today announced the expansion of its suite of online courses from the American Heart Association (AHA), the leader in emergency cardiovascular care resources. The available courses will benefit professionals seeking to update their expertise along with individuals looking to simply...

2011-03-19 00:00:28

There's no way a situation where someone has to use emergency medical skills can be fun. But there's no reason why the training shouldn't be. (Vocus/PRWEB) March 18, 2011 Fremont-based ICE Safety Solutions offers CPR training, first aid training, and disaster preparedness courses that prepare participants for medical crises while also offering a fun and memorable experience. The company employs interactive activities and role-playing to keep class members enthusiastically engaged while...


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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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