With the current abundant air pollution and developing respiratory disorders and cardiac distress, it is advisable we all try to gain interest in getting ourselves informed about how to curb such problems when they arise. You might be at the market, shopping for your basic needs and besides you is a lady who suddenly falls holding her chest, you can’t run away that could be so inhuman. You have to do something. Below are appropriate reasons why should learn CPR.
1.You can save someone’s life.
It is not about being a hero of the day but what you offer or what you give back to the society that counts a lot in your life. Why not use your knowledge in CPR to save a dying soul? What we all know is not by choice that we are still alive but it is by God’s grace, and anything can happen anytime and anywhere and hence the need for quick CPR services.
2.Most cardiac arrests take place at private sites.
The percentage of victims who survive cardiac arrest is less due to the fact that majority of people who happen to witness the incident do not have the basic knowledge about CPR. Especially when it occurs at home, what if it is your loved one who is suffering from cardiac arrest? To save his or her life requires some lessons on CPR to be able to handle the situation when you need to.
3.To differentiate the appropriate time for Mouth-to-mouth Resuscitation services and CPR services.
Most people go for Mouth-to-mouth Resuscitation instead of CPR which is not appropriate. You need to follow a systematic process in the CPR and create the channel for administering mouth-to-mouth Resuscitation.
4.More than 200,000 people succumb due to cardiac arrest.
This figure is so significant, and in many cases, a good portion of these deaths could be avoided, if we knew about CPR.
5.CPR is easy and straightforward to comprehend.
Enrolling for CPR study lasts less than one week. Information is easy to understand and applicable in real life situations. The knowledge gained after the course gives you the confidence to deliver quality services and also save a life in case of an emergency. Having a clue about CPR can buy time while you take care of the victim as you wait for the emergency response team to arrive.
To know more about cardiac arrest, one need to understand more about ACLS. ACLS in full means Advanced Cardiac Life Support. This provides you with the relevant information about the most appropriate methods to identify and handle victims suffering from respiratory problems and cardiac arrests.
It also entails some ACLS Algorithms that include:-
1. Cardiac arrest algorithm
2. Suspected stroke Algorithm
3. Tachycardia Algorithm etc.