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Statewide analysis shows bystanders can save more lives when doing chest compressions only instead of mouth-to-mouth CPR.
Unregistered defibrillators mean 911 dispatchers are unaware and devices are not used.
Award-Winning Company is Maker of The Thermal Angel Blood & IV Fluid Infusion Warmer DALLAS, Nov.
When paramedics rush to the scene of a multi-car pileup or a terror attack, their first task is to assess who needs immediate care. But blood hemorrhaging can obscure damage, and the gruesome mess means paramedics can't always determine who should be treated first.
Emergency medical responders typically know very little about the patients they treat at mass disasters, accident scenes, or other sites where an ambulance is dispatched for rapid response.
GILBERT, Ariz., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gilbert Hospital has finalized its internal preparedness for the H1N1 (Swine Flu) ahead of the anticipated outbreak. The formalized process is not a requirement from the Arizona Department of Health Services or CMS yet it is strongly encouraged.
Maximizing the proportion of time spent performing chest compressions during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) substantially improves survival in patients who suffer cardiac arrest outside a hospital setting, according to a multicenter clinical study that included UT Southwestern Medical Center.
BOTHELL, Wash., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Emergency Medicine at The University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson, led by Dr. John C.
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