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Man declared dead despite CPR attempts

...paramedics tried to revive an unresponsive 37-year-old man inside a parked car in the Jordan Creek area Sunday evening.The CPR and life-saving efforts were unsuccessful, and the man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police and fire department...
Man charged with murder in weekend stabbing death

...reported two people had been stabbed.Officers found Grassi face-down on a shattered glass coffee table. Officers attempted CPR but said he had died of his stab wounds.Garcia-Jimenez was found injured in a back bedroom and told police Rodriguez-Moya...
My Turn: The wonder of life and death

...aid training, which from time to time is useful (or at least it has been for me). Many people reading this took time to get CPR training, which almost no one actually uses. Yet everyone will have family members who become critically ill or die. Most...
Assembly approves 'hybrid' pool board

...Todd Cameron and Emergency Medical Technician Jesse Echave were awarded medals of honor for rescuing and conducting lifesaving CPR in March when a man fell into the channel. Other members of the B shift were acknowledged for their efforts as well.? Mayor...
Learn CPR this 4th of July

...The fire department will be offering free CPR lessons to the public on July 4th in hopes...not know Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or their training has significantly lapsed...percent of cardiac arrest victims receive CPR from a bystander, yet prompt CPR can double...
Saving Sparky: Lessons on dog CPR

...Carol Scott hopes she never has to perform CPR on her dog, Tarka, but after attending a first-aid course that covered dog CPR, at least she'll know how. "I wouldn't...right," said Scott, who has taken human CPR courses. "It's nice to see it. It's...
CPR less likely for minorities on street or home

...neighborhoods are half as likely to get CPR from family members at home or bystanders...regardless of a neighborhood's racial makeup, CPR was less likely to be offered in poor areas...few people in poor black neighborhoods got CPR, those who did faced double the odds of...
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Red Cross offering CPR, AED, first aid instruction

...American Red Cross of Alaska is offering OSHA certified classes in CPR, AED and first aid for community members. Classes began Thursday...held "at your location or ours." Courses available include: CPR for professional rescuers Standard First Aid Wilderness First...
Heart group: Require students to get CPR training

...American Heart Association wants all students to know how to do CPR and use a defibrillator by the time they graduate from high school...legislatures should mandate that students know how to perform CPR and how to use an AED, which shocks the heart back into a normal...
Regional News
B shift rescuers make A+ save in frigid Gastineau Channel rescued him from the water, performed CPR, restored his pulse and got him breathing...judgement to swim out and grab him, the CPR efforts and coordinated teamwork all They dried the victim off and began CPR."It's pretty amazing when you work...


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