Heimlich maneuver on unconscious persons causes controversy

The practice of using the Heimlich maneuver on unconscious persons has sparked a tremendous amount of mixed responses among medical professionals. The Heimlich maneuver, developed by Dr. Henry Heimlich in 1974, is used to treat persons who are choking on a foreign object become lodged in their airway. Certain entities, such as the American Heart…

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Nick Kammerer
Nick has lived in Irving for 22 years and is a graduate of Irving High School class of 2010. In 2014, he graduated from the University of North Texas with his Bachelor's of Science in Criminal Justice.