The Different Types of AED Monitors

It’s a good idea to learn the different types of AED monitors to know which one you need. Without defibrillators, a person going into cardiac arrest might not get the right help to regain consciousness. People who suffer an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest and are treated with an AED in the first 10 minutes of the…


Complications of CPR and Side Effects

If you’re wondering what the complications of CPR are, we’ll break those down here. CPR, or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, is an important life-saving procedure that is undoubtedly essential in many cases. But it is vital that it is done properly in order to restart breathing and the heart or to increase the chances of successful resuscitation…


What If Ribs Break During CPR?

The aim of this article is to address the fact that in the medical world, there appears to exist a lot of fear when it comes to delivering CPR from laypeople when in the absence of emergency medical personnel. This is based on the risk of doing more damage to the patient than good.  One…