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Trends in ... first aid and emergency response

‘The difference between life and death’
First aid and emergency response can run the gamut from mild (needing a Band-Aid from a first aid kit) to a medical emergency (using an AED to help treat cardiac arrest). Here, industry insiders discuss what’s new in the first aid and emergency response field, and why it’s so important to educate workers.
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Cooling chair

The Kore Kooler Rehab Chair helps prevent heat stress by quickly and effectively lowering the body’s core temperature to within its safe range.
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First aid for grand mal seizures

“When most people think of a seizure, they think of a generalized tonic-clonic seizure, also called a grand mal seizure,” the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. “In this type of seizure, the person may cry out, fall, shake or jerk, and become unaware of what’s going on around them.”
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