Cardiac arrest and no breathing can happen to anyone, in anywhere, and anytime. First aid in this condition is very important of course to restore cardiac function and to keep oxygen circulation on the brain. When we talk about emergency in cardiac arrest, it is regarding with cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Call emergency system, and automatic external defibrillator. That all including in basic life support (BLS). Do you still remember the basic life support?
Basic life support (BLS) is the efforts being made to help victims with life threatening because of no breathing and cardiac arrest. What will you do if you find the victim suddenly unconscious? What is steps of basic life support? Now, we review together the steps of BLS algorithms below.