ISA NCB organised a press conference as a part of World Anaesthesia Day celebration, which was held at Tilak Patrakaar bhavan on 14th October 2017 wherein the importance of BLS was explained by Dr Sheetal Dalal.
She also explained, how ISA NCB is educating the general public about ‘Basic life Support’ (BLS) by demonstration and hands-on training in schools and other public places.
Till date about 4000 people have been trained. She also informed them about ‘Ether day’. Dr Gauri Arora informed them about the World Anaesthesia Day celebration programme to be held on 16th Oct 17.
National governing council member Dr Anjali Bhure explained them, how BLS has saved many lives in crisis. She also informed them about AED (automated external defibrillator), the instrument used for starting the rhythm of heart during resuscitation.
BLS demonstration and hands-on training was given by Dr Umesh Ramtani. Other office-bearers present were Dr Sunita Lawange, Dr Kiran Vyawhare, Dr Soma Cham, Dr Deepak Madankar and Dr Vrushali Ankalwar. About 45 Journalists attended the activity.