Educational or Curriculum

Initiative Description: Training consisted of three sessions with theoretical and practical skills about first aid. The most important and urgent situations were involved in our study: basic life support (BLS), using an AED, handling an unconscious patient (recovery position), managing bleeding and calling the ambulance

Study Results: Increased first aid knowledge and ability to perform basic first aid skills.

Reference: Banfai, B., Pandur, A., Csonka, H., Pek, E., Radnai, B., & Betlehem, J. (2016). Are primary school children able to perform basic first aid skills? A 3-day first aid program for 9- to 10-year-old children. Resuscitation, 106, e14.

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good