"ABC's of CPR" in Chinese

"ABC's of CPR" in Chinese

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Description (Brief)
This wallet-size card called the "ABC's of CPR" reviews the steps for cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The images of hands preforming CPR and the patient’s chest move up and down as the card is tilted back and forth. The cards were distributed to individuals and companies for their employees to carry. In its first three years of production over 225,000 cards were distributed including one sent to President Jimmy Carter. A first place award for excellence in medical education was presented to Mt. Zion Hospital in San Francisco by The Association of American Medical Colleges. The card was printed in four languages, English, Hebrew, Chinese and Spanish.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cardiology
cpr card
date made
1979
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Measurements
overall: 4 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 12.3825 cm x 8.89 cm
overall: 15.5 cm x 11.4 cm; 6 3/32 in x 4 1/2 in
card: 11.6 cm x 7.2 cm; 4 9/16 in x 2 27/32 in
ID Number
2013.0027.04
accession number
2013.0027
catalog number
2013.0027.04
Credit Line
Joyce M. Uhley in Memory of Herman N, Uhley, M.D.
subject
Medicine
Cardiology
Invention
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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