The Sundial

Endowment fund established to train paramedics in treatment of laryngectomie patients

Pablo Belloso Chavez

March 14, 2010

When Diane Davis had trouble breathing and the ambulance was called, there was a problem that the paramedics were unprepared for. The oxygenated blood that cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) helps provide to the heart and brain did not work on Davis because her larynx had been removed, making st...

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laryngectomie patients