This giving of breath, to breathe for one who has never known air, is unlike any other resuscitation, more a suscitation
, a rousing to life.
Now the students are proficient in re- suscitation
, recognising danger in a casualty, dealing with scalds and burns and calling for help.
The family hope to help raise thepounds 300,000 needed to buy latest equipment for hospital neo-natal units at Heartlands, in Bordesley Green, Good Hope, in Sutton Cold field, and there suscitation
room at Solihull Hospitalas part of the Breath of Life appeal.