Flashcards in Cardiopulmonary Resusitation (CPR) Deck (5)
What is CPR?
A combination of rescue breathing and chest compressions delivered to victims thought to be in cardiac arrest.
What have the steps of CPR changed to? Why?
The steps have changed from A/B/C to C/A/B. this is due to the importance of chest compressions on successful victim resuscitation
An integrated set of coordinated actions refers to the?
What is the key to survival for victims of cardiac arrest?
Prompt recognition and Immediate activation of emergency response system.