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Cardiac Arrhythmias by Claire Perry 5 | CPR St. Louis

By at December 25, 2012 | 7:05 am | 2 Comments

The potential risks of having an EP study done include minor bleeding, temporary arrhythmias caused by the catheter itself, and temporary changes in blood pressure.  More serious complications include perforation of the heart wall causing a life threatening condition known as cardiac tamponade, or fluid around the heart.  Extensive bleeding can cause cardiac arrest and more...

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CPR Class St. Louis

By at June 3, 2012 | 7:30 am | 0 Comment

If you need a CPR class in St. Louis and you are a healthcare provider such as a nurse, doctor, dentist, paramedic, etc, you need a Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR class. This course includes learning chest compressions, rescue breathing, aed training on adults, children and infants. This class must also be certified by the American Heart Association (AHA). Here is a more...

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CPR St. Louis | CPR for Infants

By at January 4, 2012 | 7:46 am | 0 Comment

CPR St. Louis Teaches Basic Life Support (BLS) | CPR for Infants (up to 1 year of age) _____________________________________________ Key Differences from Adult/Child • Check brachial pulse • 2 finger compressions for 1 rescuer; 2 thumb-encircling hand technique for 2 rescuers • Compressions at least 1/3 chest depth or about 1 ½ inches • 15 more...

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