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Rescue Breathing

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1955 to 1961


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“Rescue Breathing,” Alcan 16mm Film Catalogue Addendum (Montreal: Aluminum Company of Canada, Limited: c.1960), 4.
“Designed to teach the techniques of Rescue Breathing (mouth to mouth and mouth to nose) to all ages in groups of all types.
The film re-enacts the laboratory experiments which scientifically proved the superiority of Rescue Breathing as an emergency source of life-saving oxygen. It demonstrates exactly how Rescue Breathing is used to save the lives of unconscious victims of drowning, choking, drugs, electric shock, gas asphyxiation, and chest injury."