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How to Use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)

By at March 25, 2012 | 8:14 am | 0 Comment

In this video, Kimberly from CPR St. Louis, will show you how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED). An AED is used to shock a victim's heart to get it back into a normal sinus rhythm. Often victim's in cardiac arrest exhibit cardiac rhythms such as ventricular fibrillation and pulse-less ventricular tachycardia. Again, the function of the AED is to shock the more...

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Basic Life Support (BLS) Numbers You Need To Know

By at December 24, 2011 | 9:27 am | 0 Comment

Questions and Answers - by the numbers... Assessment of an Unresponsive Victim Q: What is the first thing the rescuer should do upon finding an unresponsive victim? A: Make sure the scene is safe Q: What is the 3 step process the rescuer should execute once scene safety has been evaluated? A: Step 1: Check for responsiveness and Scan the Chest for more...

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CPR (BLS) | Chamberlain College Nursing St. Louis

By at August 27, 2011 | 11:08 am | 0 Comment

If you attend or plan to attend Chamberlain College of Nursing in St. Louis Missouri, you will need Basic Life Support certification from the American Heart Association which is CPR for healthcare providers. Basic Life Support (also known as BLS certification, BCLS, or cpr for hcp) is required by all healthcare professionals including student nurses preparing for more...

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BLS (cpr) Certification for Nursing Students | St. Louis MO

By at August 13, 2011 | 8:33 am | 0 Comment

Need a BLS (cpr for healthcare professionals) class because you are a nursing student in St. Louis, MO? If you need BLS certification (BCLS or cpr for hcp) in St. Louis because you are attending a nursing school such as Chamberlain College of Nursing,  Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, Lutheran School of Nursing, St. Louis College of Health Careers, more...

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AHA BLS Classes For Healthcare Providers Missouri and Illinois

By at June 1, 2011 | 12:18 pm | 0 Comment

AHA BLS Classes For Healthcare Providers Missouri and Illinois

Would you know what to do if you found someone unresponsive? What if you are helping a patient stretch before their physical therapy session and they lose consciousness? What if you are explaining a new medication to a patient at the pharmacy inside Walgreens and they grab their chest and fall to the floor? Would you know what steps to take next in order to help any of more...

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