Impact of basic life-support training on the attitudes of health-care workers toward cardiopulmonary resuscitation and defibrillation.
- Mostafa A Abolfotouh,
- Manal A Alnasser,
- Alamin N Berhanu,
- Deema A Al-Turaif,
- Abdulrhman I Alfayez
BMC Health Serv Res 2017 Sep 22;17(1):674. Epub 2017 Sep 22.
Postgraduate Education & Academic Affairs, KSAU-HS, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Background: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) increases the probability of survival of a person with cardiac arrest. Repeating training helps staff retain knowledge in CPR and in use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs). Retention of knowledge and skills during and after training in CPR is difficult and requires systematic training with appropriate methodology. Read More