Learn Chest-Compression-Only CPR, FREE!

Wednesday, January 11, 2012 - 5:15pm to 6:30pm
Come to a free training to learn
Chest-Compression-Only CPR for the public with hands-on training on life-like mannequins. Experienced and specially trained medical students will walk you through the necessary steps and answer your questions. Presented by the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center.
 
Chest-Compression-Only CPR is an easy, efficient way to help a victim of cardiac arrest. Developed in Tucson at the UA Sarver Heart Center, Chest-Compression-Only CPR is easy to learn, easy to remember and easy to perform. There is no need for mouth-to-mouth breathing.
 
DATE:            Wednesday, January 11, 5:15 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.
 
LOCATION: DuVal Auditorium, University of Arizona Medical Center
                          1501 N. Campbell Ave., Tucson 85724
 
MORE INFORMATION: 
This training is free and open to the public
No pre-registration is necessary, but RSVP is appreciated
Free parking is available in the medical center’s patient/visitor parking garage
RSVP to (520) 626-2419
 
IMPORTANT:  Participants will receive a confirmation stating that they completed the training, but this is not a certification class.
 
Interested, but can’t make this training? Visit www.heart.arizona.edu (Be A Lifesaver link) for information on upcoming training sessions and toview a six-minute training video.
 
Research has shown that calling 911 and administering continuous chest compressions is the most effective way to increase the chance of survival of sudden cardiac arrest in adults.