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Excerpts — StarGuard 5th Edition With Web Resource

Scanning Strategies

Effective scanning is a combination of eye movement, head movement, body position, alertness, and engagement.

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Chest compressions

External compressions of the chest increases pressure inside the chest and directly compresses the heart, forcing blood to move from the chest to the lungs, brain, and the rest of the body. Creating and maintaining this pressure not only keeps vital organs alive but also increases the chances that defibrillation will be successful.

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Prevention Strategy at Waterparks

The waterpark industry has an overall excellent track record of providing safe recreation. The most effective way to reduce the risk of injury to guests enjoying waterpark attractions is to enforce the rules for proper usage consistently and regularly inspect the attraction.

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