STAYIN’ ALIVE: An Emergency SOS and First Aid Crash Course Android Mobile Application for Out-of-Hospital Stroke and Heart Attack Victims and Bystanders

Course Title: 
MMAPRJ2
School Year: 
SY 2015-2016
Term: 
1st Term
ID Number: 
11267461
Last Name, First Name Middle Initial: 
Espiritu, Selina Erika S.
Section: 
DMAN
Adviser: 
CARIAGA, REXCEL B.
Medium: 
Mobile - Native App
Project Objectives: 
1. Encourage Filipino bystander awareness of heart attack and stroke symptoms and emergency medical intervention; 2.Encourage and/or increase rates of Filipino bystander action during out-of-hospital incidences of heart attack and stroke;and 3.Serve as instructional tool/aide for bystanders on emergency first aid for heart attack and stroke.
Project Description: 
The project is an emergency android mobile application that will 1) provide Filipino family/friends/bystanders real-time emergency first aid (e.g. CPR) instruction for out-of-hospital heart attack and stroke incidences in order to increase a victim’s chances for survival and 2) send an SOS sms to user-defined emergency contacts.
Topic: 
Heart attack and stroke symptom recognition, basic first aid, and CPR instruction