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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
14 years experience Urgent Care
First Aid: Can you be little specific what you want to know? It can be ACLS BLS ATLS FAST CPR AED etc.... Hope this helps.

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Advanced.: It stars with the standard first aid/CPR/AED and adds airway management, O2 therapy, primary and secondary scene management as well as C spine managem ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Murphy
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Red Cross: Check with you local red cross chapter, local ems service or hospital.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Mutnick
17 years experience Allergy and Immunology
CPR Age Requirement: There is no minimum age requirement. The participant should, however, be able to read at the 8th grade level and have the physical stature and stamina ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Fainting: For the common 'faint' which is associated with low blood pressure and often slowed heart rate, lying the patient down with legs a bit elevated is the ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Check out what Mayo: Clinic has to say on the matter: http://www.mayoclinic.org/first-aid/first-aid-shock/basics/art-20056620
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
41 years experience Pediatrics
Hospital: Most large hospital offer CPR classes and many also offer a variety of other classes including baby sitting.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
First aid : No first aid for hypertension in general. If acute hypertensive crisis is present needs emergent medical therapy.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Rest heat NSAIDs: Heat, rest (take pressure off back) and anti inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen or naproxen. Stretch back muscles gently while supine doing p ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
40 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Rest NSAIDS : If no medical help available, a short period of rest & activity restriction will help generally in a fetal position with the use of tylenol (acetamino ... Read More
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