First aid

06 October 2010

'Hands-Only' CPR May Work Best for Cardiac Arrest

Mouth-to-mouth unnecessary and may discourage bystanders from trying to help, study finds

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"Anyone can do 'hands-only' CPR and anyone can save a life," contends lead study author Dr. Bentley J. Bobrow, medical director of the Arizona Department of Health Services' Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma.


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