The American Heart Association (AHA) recruited Kendrick Kang-Joh Jeong, MD (a trained physician and an actor from the Hangover) to demonstrate ‘hands only CPR’ to the metronomic beat of the Bee Gees 1977 disco hit ‘Stayin’ Alive’:
The British Heart Foundation recruited footballer-turned-actor Vinnie Jones to show how hard and fast hands-only CPR to Stayin' Alive by the Bee Gees can help save the life of someone who has had a cardiac arrest. The Hollywood hardman is starring in a TV advert urging more people to carry out CPR in a medical emergency:
Ken Jeong Behind the Scenes - AHA CPR video:
Comments from YouTube:
Sure, the beat to "Staying Alive" works, but so does "Another One Bites The Dust" by Queen......... just saying!
Disco Still Saves Lives. Life in the Fast Lane.
Ha! Dr. Ken Jeong actually captured by attention. It's my first time to see these videos and I must admit, these can become effective.ReplyDelete
Disco is dead, and the Brits are SO 18th century. Here's our approach to Hands-Free CPR: http://zdoggmd.com/2011/07/code-gold/ReplyDelete