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2010-11-15ST. JOSEPH, MO |  By: Small

CPR Red Cross Training

The "Citizens CPR" hands only course is a new class that the Red Cross hopes businesses and schools will use to train students and employees in case of heart related emergencies. Hands only CPR is a technique that involves using chest compressions and involves no mouth to mouth contact. St. Joseph Red Cross director Kevin Kirby says this is a nationwide initiative. You can go to to download an instructional guide on hands only CPR.