It can be difficult for many individuals and professionals to fit CPR training into their busy schedules. Enter the online CPR class. The quick and convenient option for people on the go is certainly attractive, but there are some important points to consider before booking a class. Following AHA or Red Cross guidelines does not
There’s no denying the seriousness of Cardiac Arrest. The sudden and life threatening heart condition claims close to 500,000 American lives each year. While there are several conditions that are believed to cause cardiac arrest, the most common are Ventricular Fibrillation or Atrial Fibrillation. Ventricular Fibrillation is a condition where the ventricles, or lower
Effective CPR can double or even triple a cardiac arrest victim’s chance of survival. As 4 out of 5 cardiac arrests occur at home, you are more likely to perform CPR on a loved one than a stranger. However, the following CPR mistakes can hinder even the best efforts to help a cardiac arrest victim.