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First aid charity asks people to devote time during November CPR Month to learn life-saving skills OTTAWA, Nov.
Hospital Adoption of Advanced Wound Dressing Leads to Substantial Clinical and Cost Benefits GREENSBORO, N.C., Nov.
CPR is essential for any life saver or first responder.
Lifeguard uniforms do not have to cost a fortune.
Survey Findings Reveal Incidence of First-Time Reactions in School Setting PITTSBURGH, Oct.
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Strong relationships with end users and an effective post sales service strategy must be a priority for wound care companies, says Frost & Sullivan LONDON, Oct.
Public swimming pools have specific injuries that come up regularly during a lifeguard's shift.
University of California San Francisco Medical Center adopts the first in its class self-adaptive wound dressing for treating chronic wounds SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct.
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...
Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...
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