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Some Universities & Airlines offer courses for Doctors/Nurses to train them how to help during a medical emergency onboard. A course I took years ago was “Onboard Medical Emergencies” given by McGill University and Air Canada.
Was a great course, lasted a day long and we spent 2 hours in their motion simulator doing role playing! All the topics mentionned here were addressed: Good Samaritain law, Medical kits, aviation physiology, etc…

Their website is:

For those who wants a great course on that subject, I really recommend it. I would do it again anytime!

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