Aligarh Muslim University News: Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu released the advanced manual of CPR Comprehensive Cardiopulmonary Life Support (CCLS) and felicitated the author of the manual, Prof Syed Moied Ahmed, Chairman, Department of Anaesthesiology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU).
The manual was released in a special function at the Conference of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, Hyderabad.
“The manual has been designed to prevent the problem of high mortality after sudden cardiac arrest in India by training Indian population in CPR. The CPR guidelines in the manual have been drafted, keeping in mind the infrastructure, cultural constraints, and availability of trained personnel and shortage of healthcare workers in India,” added Prof Ahmed.
Prof Ahmed is author of the CPR guidelines of the COLS, BCLS and CCLS manuals and a core member of IRC Scientific Committee
News Credit: amu.ac.in