Life support courses: are they effective?

  title={Life support courses: are they effective?},
  author={Mona Al Achkar Jabbour and Martin H. Osmond and Terry P Klassen},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  volume={28 6},
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the effectiveness of life support courses for health care providers on the basis of one of three outcomes: (1) patient mortality and morbidity, (2) retention of knowledge or skills, and (3) change in practice behavior. METHODS English-language articles from 1975 to 1992 were identified through MEDLINE and ERIC searches, bibliographies of articles, and current abstracts. Studies were considered relevant if they included a study population of life support providers… CONTINUE READING


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