Improved CPR Training Could Save More Lives

American Heart Association Scientific Statement addresses gaps in training that lead to flat survival rates for cardiac arrest victims

Statement Highlights:

  • Addresses gaps in resuscitation training that lead to flat survival rates for cardiac arrest victims.
  • Standardized online and in-person courses are falling short and not always implemented to optimize retention and mastery.
  • Examines best practices in education and applies the learning in new resuscitation science, offering suggestions for improvement in training on eight key elements.
Read the full article here: http://newsroom.heart.org/news/improved-cpr-training-could-save-more-lives-research-finds 
Posted by Stacia Hickey on Jun 21, 2018 3:14 PM America/Chicago