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Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)

Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a highly contagious disease of respiratory track. It is caused by a virus known as “SARS cornavirus”. Severe acute respiratory syndrome was first identified in 2003. Between 2002 and July 2003, there was a massive outbreak of SARS virus attack in South China and Hong Kong. In this attack, 8,273 cases of infected individuals and 775 deaths were reported. Severe acu ...

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How to Treat Blisters for Beginners

Female gymnasts are often a sight to watch especially when they perform routines in uneven bars. From changing from the high bar to the low bar,several of these routines consist of difficult circles, kips, beats, beats and transitions. The agility and skills of gymnasts often amaze their spectators. However, unknown to their viewers is the constant friction between the skin of the hands and these steel bars ...

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CPR

CPR stands for cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. This is used when you find an unconscious patient who is not breathing and has no pulse. Your primary survey as a first aider is ABC – check the airway, breathing and circulation. workplace approved Training teaches that if you establish in these checks that the patient has a clear open airway but is not breathing and has no pulse, then CPR must be started imme ...

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