……what may be witnessed is some minimal movement around the shoulder region.
An AED is not a single-use machine. Batteries and pads are replaceable. It is, however, essential to keep your device in good working order. You should check it regularly (hence our Monday Mission reminders) to ensure the replaceable components are functioning correctly and in working order.
Tomorrow we are going to start a quiz…..lets see if you can remember what you have learnt from the Tip of the Days or maybe from your last First Aid course…..
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Currently, there are temporary changes to the steps to be followed in resuscitation. These can be found in the video below or by clicking here to see the New Zealand Resuscitation Council temporary guideline recommendation.
Click the link to go to the New Zealand Resuscitation Council Covid-19 recommended modifications for delivering resuscitation whilst the pandemic remains a threat. Click play to see a short video outlining CPR modifications that should be followed during the pandemic.
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