Hands-only CPR is CPR without rescue breaths. “Hands-only CPR carried out by a bystander has been shown to be as effective as CPR.” -AHA
Project ADAM was founded in 1999, after the death of 17-year-old Adam Lemel. Adam, an accomplished athlete from Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin, collapsed and died after experiencing a Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA).
Whether you’re reviewing your existing AED program or you’re just starting to implement one, an important question to consider is who should be trained in CPR at a dentist’s office.