Author: Sheree Wertz, RDH, BS

How to use an AED

  What is an AED?   Automated External Defibrillator (AED)  is specialized medical device created to recognize and treat certain heart rhythms for a person in cardiac arrest.    An AED  delivers  an electrical shock to persons...

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Blood Pressure Protocol

  Blood Pressure Protocol    Ausculatory Method This method uses a stethoscope and blood pressure cuff. (See picture below)  Some offices have blood pressure cuffs that are mounted to the wall and use  mercury to measure the...

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