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Right training skills can save lives

Original Metro Star article

Thursday, 20 May 2021

HEART attacks happen unexpectedly, and can take place in unexpected places.

But the chances of survival are greater if more people are trained in performing CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and if an automated external defibrillator (AED) is within reach of a person suffering a cardiac arrest, said Lim Teik Aun.

The Community Policing Malaysia (CPM) Penang Charity Team chairman has been conducting training for many people in performing CPR and using AEDs over the past four years.

“I want as many people to learn CPR so that lives would not be unnecessarily lost.

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