CPR & AED Training
Are a cardiac arrest and a heart attack the same thing?
No, but they can occur simultaneously.
What percent of cardiac arrests patients die before reacing the hospital?
What are the two steps for hands-only CPR?
Call 911 then push hard and fast in the center of the chest.
Call 911 and wait for EMS.
Start CPR then call 911.
What is the optimal rate for chest compressions?
80-100 compressions per minute.
100-120 compressions per minute.
120-140 compressions per minute.
What is a defibrillator?
Performs an EKG on the patient's heart
Analyzes the patients heart for an arrythmia then provides a shock to reset the heart.
Performs CPR on a cardiac arrest victim
What are the two things that a defibrillator can do?
Prevent or correct an arrhythmia (a heartbeat that is uneven, too rapid or too slow).
Provide a patients heart rate to the user of the AED
Restart a heart that has stopped.
Shock a patient who is in normal sinus rythm.
What does PulsePoint Respond allow for?
Citizens to respond to cardiac arrests and perform CPR.
Citizens to locate the closest AED and assist a cardiac arrest victim.
All of the above
Will PulsePoint notify you of an emergency in a private residence?
Bonus: How many cardiac arrests occur annually?
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