An innovative cardiopulmonary resuscitation mannequin for common people

Runi Pramesti Putri, Endiyono Endiyono

Abstract


Background: The success of basic life support is determined by the role of the individual(s) who first encountered a patient with a heart attack, and he will be a helper in the situation. Lack of socialization and training for laypeople makes them unable to implement a right first aid in cases of cardiac arrest. There is a need for innovations in cardiac, pulmonary resuscitation for ordinary people to facilitate them in practicing compression measures.

Technic: CPR mannequin is made of a plywood material in the shape of the human body; it is 34 cm long, 34 cm wide, and 6.5 cm high. There are 2 LED lights to detect the accuracy of the compression depth.

Conclusion: CPR mannequin can facilitate and improve the skills of laypeople in performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Keywords


Manikins; First aid; Cardiopulmonary resuscitation; Heart arrest

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DOI: 10.30595/medisains.v18i1.7054

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ISSN: 2621-2366