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LifeVac Registers 121st Life Saved

LifeVac saves another child! We are overjoyed to announce that LifeVac has helped save the life of this precious 7-year-old little girl. The obstruction in the child’s airway caused a total blockage and her lips were turning blue. Her mother saved her life using the LIfeVac device after the BLS protocol was unsuccessful. Here is […]

LifeVac Registers 120th Life Saved

It’s with great pleasure, we are able to share the wonderful news that LifeVac has been used again within the Adult Care Sector in the UK. A resident began to choke during mealtime, which became a full airway obstruction. Staff acted very quickly delivering BLS Choking protocol which failed to dislodge the obstruction. Staff then […]

LifeVac Registers 118th Life Saved

An 81-year-old female patient at an eldercare home in Spain suffered a full airway obstruction when she began choking on a chocolate profiterole (sweet bun). Staff performed the Heimlich maneuver but failed to dislodge the food stuck in her airway. LifeVac was used twice and successfully removed the obstruction saving the patient’s life. Staff stated: […]

LifeVac Registers 117th Life Saved

The team at LifeVac Europe is very pleased to share amazing news, we have been informed that LifeVac has saved its first life within Priory Group in a choking emergency. A resident was enjoying their evening meal when they came into difficulty and started choking. Staff acted very quickly delivering back blows and abdominal thrusts […]

LifeVac Registers 114th Life Saved

LifeVac announces its 114th life saved! A sweet two-year-old girl began choking on a lifesaver candy. Her father who is CPR trained performed BLS protocol 5 times without success. He quickly put the unit together and standing behind her removed the obstruction on the first pull. “The lifesaver came out whole after a 1/4 pull […]