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SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Do You Know How to Use an AED?

Do you know how to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)? Raaj K. Ruparel, M.D., explains in this Saving Lives With Gus video from the Mayo Clinic Multidisciplinary Simulation Center.

Created by Dana Sparks

SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Don't get frostbite!!

Signs and symptoms of frostbite include: A slightly painful, prickly or itching sensation Red, white, pale or grayish-yellow skin Hard or waxy-looking skin A cold or burning feeling Numbness Clumsiness due to joint and muscle stiffness Blistering, in severe cases Read more about symptoms and treatment. Watch this video designed to educate, entertain and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Saving Lives With Gus Project Aims to Educate, Save Lives

Mayo Clinic today launched a new video series, Saving Lives With Gus, which is designed to educate, entertain and deliver life-saving tips with high-tech mannequins. The series will be made available to media outlets as well as straight to the public through social media channels. David Farley, M.D., who oversees [...]

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SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Leaving a Child in a Hot Car

For many this is the back-to-school season, but it takes only one hot, scorching day to remind us summer is far from over. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reminds parents and caregivers that child vehicular heatstroke can occur even on days with relatively mild 70 degrees F temperatures. Here's some information [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Swallowed Objects and Infant Choking: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, at least one child dies from choking on food every five days in the United States, and more than 10,000 children are taken to a hospital emergency room each year for food-choking injuries. Grace Arteaga, M.D., a pediatrician at Mayo Clinic Children’s Center, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Five Tips to Keep Your Summer Safe and Injury Free + SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Fireworks Safety

Recent upgrades at YouTube have resulted in issues with some older versions of Internet Explorer. If you are only seeing a black box in the player, click here or open in a different browser. SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Fireworks Safety

This video series is designed to educate, entertain and deliver life-saving [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Do you know how to perform CPR?

Recent upgrades at YouTube have resulted in issues with some older versions of Internet Explorer. If you are only seeing a black box in the player, click here or open in a different browser.

This video series is designed to educate, entertain and deliver life-saving tips with high-tech mannequins. Click here [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

SAVING LIVES WITH GUS: Don't Text While Driving

This video series is designed to educate, entertain and deliver life-saving tips with high-tech mannequins. Click here to learn more about the project and look for new tips each week.     Follow #SavingLivesWithGus  

Created by Dana Sparks