The History of CPR

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) has been a literal lifesaver for centuries. With new guideline updates released every few years that strive to perfect the techniques in CPR, this form of emergency treatment may seem modern. The part that may surprise you is that it has been in use to some extent since 1740, when the French Academy of Sciences recommended mouth-to-mouth … Continue reading The History of CPR