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This E-Learning module will allow candidates to study at their own pace ahead of their face-to-face practical training.
  

This course will help ALS course instructors to keep up to date with the new ALS course format.


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Timing of Amiodarone in cardiac arrest
by Admin Resuslanka - Thursday, 19 February 2015, 12:13 AM
 

Amioadarone IV to be given after total of 3 DC shocks or after 3 consecutive DC shocks.?

 It is recommended for shock resistant VF/VT arrest. So it should be given after 3 consecutive DC shocks.

 
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All Oxygen delivery devices should be kept 1 meter away during defibrillation?
by Admin Resuslanka - Monday, 9 February 2015, 6:37 AM
 

Rescuers should try to ensure that defibrillation is not attempted in an oxygen-enriched atmosphere (e:g. when free flowing high-flow oxygen is directed across the chest).

AMBU bag & breathing circuits can be kept connected to the ETT or LMA during defibrillation. (But some rescuers disconnect the AMBU bag to prevent accidental extubations).

 
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Defibrillation strategy with manual hand held paddles
by Admin Resuslanka - Monday, 9 February 2015, 2:45 AM
 

Rescuers should try to ensure that defibrillation is not attempted in an oxygen-enriched atmosphere (e:g. when free flowing high-flow oxygen is directed across the chest).

AMBU bag & breathing circuits can be kept connected to the ETT or LMA during defibrillation. (But some rescues disconnect the AMBU bag to prevent accidental extubations).