Magical manoeuvre: a 5-s instructor's intervention helps lightweight female rescuers achieve the required chest compression depth

European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine, pp. 424-428, 2014.

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Adequate chest compression (CC) depth is crucial for resuscitation outcomes. Lightweight rescuers, particularly women, are often unable to achieve the required 5-6 cm CC depth. This nonrandomized cohort study investigated new strategies to improve CC performance.To evaluate the effects of a 5-s instructor's intervention on the depth of CC...More

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