Wednesday, February 01, 2006

CPR Workshop

Anjung Rahmat - Jan 21, 2006 - GPTD had sent representative Bro. Wan Faizal bin Wan Rahimi Shah from Moscow Medical Academy, Russia to attend CPR worksop organized by ABIM Health Bureau.

CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. It's a rescue and basic life-support technique for someone whose heart or breathing has stopped. It's also an organized approach for assessing and handling this type of medical emergency. When the heart stops beating or breathing stops, the first few minutes are critical in saving a life or preventing severe, permanent damage. CPR can keep a person alive until an ambulance and medical treatment is available. Also included in the workshop is a knowledge how to handle various types of medicine and CPR practical.