Navigation Links
Chicago CPR: Putting Life in Your Hands
Date:2/19/2010

Chicago CPR makes taking a CPR course fun, easy, and convenient. Your location or ours, we can fulfill your CPR and First Aid needs.

(PRWEB) February 19, 2010 -- The majority have heard that hands only CPR can be just as effective as more traditional methods. The hands only CPR movement has been gaining momentum in the last few years and while it is recommended for by standards to begin pressing on the victim's chest hard and fast at a rate of 100 beats per minute, it is still recommended that professional rescuers perform traditional CPR.

Recent studies suggest that a person who experiences sudden cardiac arrest has roughly 10 minutes worth of oxygen in their blood stream. This amount, if circulated around should provide adequate oxygenation of the brain and heart until advanced help arrives, however it is not likely to be sufficient to support life for the transport to the hospital. When EMS professionals arrive they should begin traditional methods of CPR.

Remember if a professional rescuer, who does not witness the arrest, traditional CPR with AED is still the leading recommendation. The best way to be ready for an emergency is to remain current on your CPR skills.

In honor of National Heart Month, Chicago CPR will be offering a 10% discount off of our normal BLS CPR Courses. All classes offered at Chicago CPRwill discuss hands only CPR in more detail as well as learn more traditional CPR methods.

Call today: 312.772.3781

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2010/02/prweb3504434.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2010 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Childrens Memorial Hospital in Chicago Announces $100 Million Gift from Philanthropist Ann Lurie
2. Mega Events in September, Including Chicago Event This Sat./Sun., Allow Heart Health Campaign to Reach Tens of Thousands of Hispanics During Cholesterol Awareness Month
3. Chicagoland Psoriasis Event Saturday Will Celebrate First National Short Sleeve Day
4. Randolph Equities to Break Ground on State of the Art Medical Center in Space Starved Near West Chicago Suburbs
5. Leaders in Pathology Meet in Chicago: Sept. 30 - Oct. 3, 2007
6. Volkswagen Continues Sponsorship of the Lasalle Bank Chicago Marathon
7. Corporate Fitness Show to Debut in Chicago October 10-13
8. Rosecrance and Chicagos Department of Environment Collaborate to Help Families Dispose of Unwanted Medicines and Drugs
9. Entrepreneur and TV Personality Bill Rancic to Host Mens Health Chicago Urbanathlon on October 20, 2007
10. Research!America Honors Univ. of Chicago Economists for Study Showing Economic Impact of HIV/AIDS Drug Development
11. CRH Medical Corporation opens second clinic in Chicago
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Chicago CPR: Putting Life in Your Hands
(Date:7/10/2014)... 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Teens who are sensitive to ... to develop emotional symptoms such as anxiety and depression, ... these that may exacerbate issues teens experience after concussion ... in making decisions about when to return to play ... athletes," study authors Lisa Koehl and Dong Han, of ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 10, 2014 ... use of calorie information on menus, if it,s available, to ... U.S. study. Women in particular review the menu labeling, ... with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. ... to help choose their meal, compared with just under half ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... with a microchip-based device developed at the Massachusetts General ... MGH Cancer Center can be cultured to establish cell ... the July 11 issue of Science , an ... reflect a tumor,s genetic mutation over time and changing ... culture cells from the blood that represent those present ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Human Services (HHS) has announced a three-year grant to ... totaling $4.7 million to support a new national model ... , Titled "Evidence-Conformant Oncology Care," the project will ... care for adult cancer patients with late-stage disease, significant ... , "We believe that the best cancer ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Katerina Alba,s research at the University of Huddersfield could ... most popular emulsion-based food products such as butter, ... starting to gain an international profile for her work. ... food science at the University and now she has ... her supervisor, Dr Vassilis Kontogiorgos, she is investigating the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion 2Health News:60 Percent of Diners Use Calorie Labeling When Posted: CDC 2Health News:60 Percent of Diners Use Calorie Labeling When Posted: CDC 3Health News:Cultured CTCs reveal genetic profile, potential drug susceptibility of breast cancer cells 2Health News:Cultured CTCs reveal genetic profile, potential drug susceptibility of breast cancer cells 3Health News:UH Case Medical Center awarded $4.7 million grant from HHS 2Health News:UH Case Medical Center awarded $4.7 million grant from HHS 3Health News:World interest in research work on the benefits of the Okra plant 2
... ... innovators in 15 countries participate in SharpBrains Summit without taking a single flight ... ... company focused on brain fitness, today announced the inaugural SharpBrains Summit, the first ...
... WASHINGTON , Jan. 12 The American Lung Association ... report, which grades the strength of federal and state laws ... the heart of America,s chronic disease crisis. , The report ... has significant room for progress. Most state governments , however, ...
... ... in Developing Countries , ... Trevose, PA (PRWEB) January 12, 2010 -- International SOS, ... customer care, has signed a memorandum of understanding with MediSend International to support ...
... ... Services, Inc. have joined forces to provide quality employee benefit programs throughout Tennessee and ... ... of tax-advantaged medical and other benefit account management services, announces the acquisition of Tennessee ...
... ... lead international business development. Foreman has a proven track record of success in video ... ... leading global provider of Video Streaming solutions, announces that Dan Foreman will head their ...
... , , LOS ... International Airport (LAX), in partnership with FLU*Ease, Inc., is ... airline terminals as a public safety measure against the flu, ... FLU*Ease stations, complete with privacy screens, are set up beyond ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:First Global, Virtual Summit on Cognitive Health and Performance Features 200 Sharp Brains 2Health News:First Global, Virtual Summit on Cognitive Health and Performance Features 200 Sharp Brains 3Health News:First Global, Virtual Summit on Cognitive Health and Performance Features 200 Sharp Brains 4Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 2Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 3Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 4Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 5Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 6Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 7Health News:American Lung Association Report Card: Federal Government Makes Major Strides; Most States Flunk for Neglecting to Prevent Tobacco-Caused Disease 8Health News:International SOS and MediSend to Partner on Humanitarian Healthcare 2Health News:International SOS and MediSend to Partner on Humanitarian Healthcare 3Health News:TASC Partners with Unity Benefit Services, Inc. 2Health News:ActiveGroup expands into Europe by hiring Market Research Leader 2Health News:Flu Shots Now Offered in Los Angeles International Airport Terminals 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... , July 10, 2014  Breg, Inc., ... services, has launched the FreeRunner™ knee brace with ... suffer from patella mal-tracking return to active lifestyles. ... than other braces, providing support when patients need ... when they don,t. Patellofemoral issues are ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... Pa. , July 10, 2014 ... Moberg Research,s (Moberg) medical device manufacturing facility. Rep. ... Moberg,s advanced neurological monitors facilitate cutting-edge research in ... Rep. Kennedy and mental health advocate, Garen ... organization dedicated to fostering fundamental changes that will ...
(Date:7/10/2014)... --  Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.  (Ventana), a member of ... an agreement with Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany ... the United States and ... division on the development and commercialization of a companion ... diagnostic assays. In alignment with Merck KGaA,s strategic approach ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Breg Introduces Knee Brace to Help Runners with Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome 2Representative Patrick Kennedy visits Moberg's medical device facility to discuss improvement in brain injury care 2Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. and Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany to develop companion diagnostic test for cancer treatment 2Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. and Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany to develop companion diagnostic test for cancer treatment 3
... endoscope is the first Video ... instrument incorporates a 2.0mm instrument ... insertion tube. The slim size ... easy introduction even through areas ...
... Used for temporary internal drainage from ... Supplied sterile in peel-open packages. Intended ... is advised; C-Flex® and Sof-Flex® stents ... six (6) months; silicone stents must ...
... internal drainage from the ureteropelvic junction to ... for ease of placement and patient compliance. ... for repositioning and ease of removal. AQ® ... that when activated, attracts and holds water ...
... Double Pigtail Ureteral Stents have an ... maximizes migration. They also feature unique ... cost savings. Each Classic Double PigTail ... Double PigTail Ureteral Stent with attached ...
Medicine Products: