CPR

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The science behind CPR, cardio pulmonary resuscitation, has changed over the years and so have the recommendations for practicing it.

Washington State University is now requiring its medical students to test their CPR skills every three months to stay sharp.

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A hundred Spokane and Spokane Valley firefighters today (Wednesday) received new tools that will allow them to save lives while they’re not on duty. They’re participating in a national pilot project designed to help save the lives of people who suffer cardiac arrest in their homes or other private places.