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how many different types of cpr are there

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Henderson
40 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Basic summery answer: There are 2 main types of CPR and each type has some differences for infants and small children vrs. Adults. There is basic CPR that does not require ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Few common ones: Compression only CPR is used by bystanders; two-rescuer CPR is used by ems/medical; iac-cpr is interposed-abdominal compression-cpr--which might help ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Adults use 2 hands lower 1/2 of sternum 100+/min. Kids (1-8yo) 1 hand lower 1/2 of sternum 100+/min. Infants (
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Take the class: It's great that you are asking this question. CPR is different for infants and adults. It continues to evolve as we learn more. The introduction of ae ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
One: Asthma is a diagnosed made based on symptoms and objective findings on lung function tests and is pathologically defined as inflammation of the airway ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience Addiction Medicine
Unknown: Asthma is a syndrome, a collection of symptoms that respond to similar treatments. There is considerable debate about the number and type of clinical ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
1 germ/3-4 forms: There is one anthrax germ that produces human illness based on how it enters the body. Inhaled spores can produce pulmonary anthrax (terrorist act), e ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
The answer is: Complex. One could argue resectable and unresectable, as a category. Histology: sarcomatoid {s} and epithelial, but the epithelial is being subtyped i ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Too many to list: You may consult this site for a start: https://www.britannica.com/science/Streptococcus
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Many: There are over 100 different cancers known among humans. Cancer can arise from any part of our bodies. But the common sites are lung cancer, colon can ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Orr
43 years experience Surgical Oncology
Many: There are many types. Anemia means that there is a decrease in the number of red blood cells. Probably the most common type relates to bleeding, e.g. ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Abbott
24 years experience Pathology
It depends: That is hard to answer. It depends on exactly how you are defining the word "cancer, " and how much of a difference you require between two "cancers" ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Several: There is herpes simplex 1and 2, infectious mono, herpes zoster and others.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Yeppers!: Several types, all with more or less extra features. See a general discussion: http://www.emedicinehealth.com/crutches/page2_em.htm
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lester Thompson
32 years experience Pathology
Dozens: There are >50 types of sinonasal tract tumors, many of which are malignant. Cancer is the generic term for a malignant tumor, but they can be divid ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Personality: Too many to count. Why are you asking that question? Please let me know.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
One: Asthma is a diagnosed made based on symptoms and objective findings on lung function tests and is pathologically defined as inflammation of the airway ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Many: Many, can't give a number.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Virginia Simnad
27 years experience Neurology
Yes: Multiple sclerosis is defined as relapsing remitting or a progressive form. About 85% of individuals start out relapsing remitting (episodes of new sy ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Who Do You Ask: To most people, the answer would be "no." you'd figure out what chamber they come from and leave it at that. I and my colleagues specialize in heart r ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer McAroy
16 years experience Dentistry
Categories vs. level: There are several levels of anesthesia ranging from light (anxiety relief) to general anesthesia. It is based on consciousness and ability to breathe ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Yes, but see below: There are genetic forms, and also reported, are post-traumatic forms. Some pts just possess the sleep attacks, others have additional cataplexy, and ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Singer
28 years experience Neurosurgery
Yes: Strokes can be classified as hemorrhagic or ischemic. A hemorrhagic stroke is where there is bleeding in and amongst the environs of the brain. Ische ... Read More
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