Accidents and medical emergencies don’t happen often, but they do happen. It’s good to know what to do if you’re in these situations. Dr. Mike talks through some of his own experiences and what to do after calling 911. From anaphylaxis, and cardiac arrest, to severe cuts and catching fire, you can be prepared to help.
Here are some resources for listeners to check out.. I prefer memorable … as its all about remembering in the moment..
Bet you didn’t know the guy from the hangover (ken Jeong) went to medical school? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5hP4DIBCEE
Ricky Rubio (its ok if you don’t know who he is) and friends use AED. More likely to happen with older people but this shows can happen to anybody.. and also shows how simple it is to use an AED. https://www.heartrescuenow.com/sudden-cardiac-arrest-ricky-rubio-save-life.html
Choking.. A video from the UK (we are 911 not 999!) I know , she speaks to calmly for a choking video but… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SwJlZnu05Cw
Want to learn CPR? Here is a list of options from the Heart & Stroke; from simple to more comprehensive courses … to one you can do at home. https://www.heartandstroke.com/site/c.ikIQLcMWJtE/b.3483921/k.DCD2/First_aid_CPR_and_AEDs_Learn_to_save_a_life.htm