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Title: The effect of rescuers’ body mass index on chest compression performance during simulation training in Hong Kong
Authors: Cheung, AHW
Chiang, VCL 
Mok, ESB
Keywords: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Body mass index
Simulation training
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: International Society for Problem-Based Learning
Source: Journal of problem-based learning, 2016, v. 3, no. 1, p. 23-29 How to cite?
Journal: Journal of problem-based learning 
Abstract: Background: High quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is crucial in out-of-hospital or in-hospital cardiac arrests, but the quality of chest compressions varies in different rescuers. Body mass index (BMI) had an effect on chest compression performance, especially the compression depth.
Objectives: To evaluate the effect of BMI on chest compression performance through simulation training among student nurses in Hong Kong.
ISSN: 2288-8675
DOI: 10.24313/jpbl.2016.3.1.23
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