Tag Archives: education

10 Apr

Breathing should not be the indicator of life

How can you tell if a person needs CPR? What if they are still breathing? Don’t be fooled by the breathing. Over the years we were taught not to do CPR if the person is breathing. A person requiring CPR will never be breathing at all, right? Wrong! It is important to understand agonal respirations.

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18 Feb

Oregon Requires AED’s in Schools

The state of Oregon passed legislation that will require all schools in the state to install and maintain at least one Automated External Defibrillator. Oregon SB 1033 Relating to automated external defibrillators in schools; creating new provisions; and amending ORS431.680 and 431.690. Compliance is required on or before January 1, 2015. The legislation applies to

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