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No dummy: Simulated robot operates with real human vital signs (W/VIDEO)

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A group of EMTs rush into a room to discover a semi-conscious person screaming for help.

“I can’t breathe and my chest hurts,” he says. “Nurse, nurse, help, I can’t … ” 

The EMTs quickly assess the situation, hooking the patient up to a cardiac monitor and an IV.

This scenario is just one of many Woodbury paramedics have been experiencing over the past decade with a mannequin they call SIMMAN.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir is a reporter and photographer for the Woodbury Bulletin. Her coverage includes Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news.  Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.
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