Educational or Curriculum

Initiative Description: The program involved 6 sessions teaching nursing students teaching methods used to deliver skills to school students regarding first‐aid topics, such as definition, wounds, poisoning, chemicals, electrocution, hemorrhage, burns, fractures, choking, as well as BLS.

Study Results: Increased first aid knowledge.

Reference: Wafik, W., & Tork, H. (2014). Effectiveness of a first-aid intervention program applied by undergraduate nursing students to preparatory school children. Nursing & Health Sciences, 16(1), 112-118. doi:10.1111/nhs.12083

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good