CPR Seattle Blog
Does CPR Work? Answering Google Autocomplete's top CPR questions
'Does CPR work?" is the top CPR inquiry on Google. We look at answering the top 5.
August 7, 2019
Slow down, you’re going too fast: SVT and The Modified Valsalva Maneuver
How to use vagal maneuvers to terminate supraventricular tachycardia (SVT). The origins, methods, and procedures of vagal maneuvers are described in this article.
July 29, 2019
Which animals in Washington State typically carry rabies?
While rabies is a worldwide disease, there are animals in Washington state that are more likely to carry the disease than others. In this article, we explore the causes, transmission, and treatment of rabies.
July 22, 2019
How an AED Works
How an AED can help with treating sudden cardiac arrest. An explanation of how the AED works and how it affects the heart during use.
July 15, 2019
What Foods are Toxic to Dogs?
Many common foods that are fine for humans can be toxic or deadly to dogs and other pets. We list 11 of them here.
July 11, 2019
Sudden Cardiac Arrest: By the Numbers
June 24, 2019
AEDs and IP ratings: What are they and what do they mean?
AEDs, our automated external defibrillators, have what is known as an IP rating. This articles explains what the various ratings are and how to use them to choose an AED.
June 12, 2019
Camping and Hiking With Your Dog: What You Need to Know
While a dog can be a great companion on a hike or a camping trip, there are definitely some considerations to make when bringing your canine buddy out into the wilderness.
June 5, 2019
Choose CPR Seattle for your Workplace First Aid and CPR training
Create a safer workplace with OSHA-compliant training from CPR Seattle’s CPR & First Aid experts. We can provide flexible training solutions designed to fit your organization, meet your certification guidelines, and stay below your...
May 16, 2019
Wilderness First Aid - not just for the wilderness
Traditionally, we think of Wilderness First Aid as something we need to know for, well - the "Wilderness". But the skills and information learned during CPR Seattle's ASHI Wilderness First Aid class can be...
May 6, 2019