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How to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation

How to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation or CPR is an emergency procedure using chest compression and artificial ventilation to manually preserve the functioning of the brain, flow of blood and breathing of the person having a cardiac arrest or near drowning. Generally, CPR increases the flow of blood to the brain and other organs. Furthermore, lack of oxygenated blood […]

Basic first aid: CPR

CPR or cardiopulmonary resuscitation is a vital life-saving technique that involves delivery of rescue breaths and chest compression to a victim of cardiac arrest or other conditions in which an individual stops breathing. Performing CPR helps provide a small amount of oxygen and blood flow that delays damage to the brain until normal heart function […]

CPR Classes

Taking Safety in Your Own Hand One can never predict when a medical emergency will occur. What if a loved one gets a cardiac arrest in your presence? What would you do? You may know that CPR should be given immediately, but would you know what and how to do it? It is not until people […]

Learn CPR, Save Lives!

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation or CPR is a life-saving procedure that attempts to provide adequate circulation and oxygenation in individuals whose heart has suddenly stopped beating (cardiac arrest) or who has stopped spontaneous breathing (respiratory arrest). CPR is done to maintain and/or restore circulation and breathing and to ensure adequate oxygenation and blood flow to vital organs, […]