Articles - CPR-AED-First Aid - In The News

On this page, you will find various articles and news reports about CPR, AED, and First Aid. We at the CPR Instructor's Network hope you find these articles and stories of interest.

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New CPR Guidelines (October 2010)                                                          High Schools Across Province Participate in CPR Program

Medical Student's Introspection: CPR (March 2010)                             CPR: Compulsury Training Could Save Lives (July 2010)    

New CPR Method of 30:2 Takes 20 Minutes to Learn (Nov 2005)         60 seconds to Save a Life: videos (March 2011)     

Federal Funding of CPR, AEDs (April 2011)                                          High School Students Must learn CPR: new law (May 2013)   


AED Defibrillators

Home Defibrillators Save Lives in Study                                              How Does an AED Work

Equip Police and Schools with AEDs (June 2010                              AEDs for Hockey Arenas (Feb 2013)

EMSB to Place AED in Every School (December 2010)                   Research Studies in Public AED Efficacy (May 2013) 

Heartening findings: AEDs In Public Places Can Save Lives            AED Saves High School Hockey Player (Dec 2010)  


 Hands-Only CPR / Continuous Chest Compressions

 CPR Method Made Easier - Hands-Only!                    New Science Of Cardiac Arrest = CCC                    What is the Hands-Only CPR Method  


 CPR Success Stories

 Marathon CPR Rescue #1 (March 2011)                                      Marathon CPR Rescue #2 (March 2011)                                  Eighth Grader Saves Teammate (April 2013) 

CPR Works: Mary Jo Cipollini                                                     CPR Works: A Tale of 3 Bystandards in Montreal                     Eleven year old Helps save His Younger Brother (June 2013) 

CPR Works: Football Referee Saved On Field                              CPR Works: Victim Thanks Trio (January 2010)

People Die: The Price of Just a Few Seconds                              CPR Works: Neighbour Urges Others To Learn CPR (August 2010)

CPR Helps Save Young Shark Attack Victim                               CPR Works: Heart Attack at Right Time, Right Place  

CPR and AED saves life in Toronto (January 2013)                        9 year old helps save Baby with CPR (March 2013)  


YouTube and Internet   Ken Jeong AHA Hands-Only CPR PSA    Jennifer Coolidge AHA Hands-Only CPR PSA   Learn Hands-Only CPR (St. David's HealthCare)   Rules of Engagement AHA Hands-Only CPR PSA   Heckling Fans AHA Hands -Only CPR PSA   The Undeading (CPR Makes you Un-Dead) - HSF    Real CPR Rescue: Bondi Beach Rescue    Real CPR Rescue: England    CPR-AED Simulator - at the mall   CPR-AED Simulator - at the gym (Ricky Rubio)



The Bee Gee's disco hit 'Stayin' Alive' helps perform CPR                                                     Calgary FD Learn Pet CPR

Help Others, They May Save Your Life (Nov 2011)                                                                      Heart Attack: Right Place at the Right Time

Garlic can lower your Blood Pressure                                                                                      No-CPR Policy results in death (March 2013) 

Insomnia and Heart Disease (Sept 2009)                                                                               Heart-Age Calculator (March 2013)

Heart Attacks: Women Vs Men (Sept 2009)                                                                           Even a little exercise helps (Feb 2012) 


more articles to come!!!