BLS Provider Manual PDF
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BLS Provider Manual PDF

Edition1st
Pages85 pages
Format:Pdf
ISBN 10

iISBN 13
ISBN-13: 978-1616694074
ISBN-10: 1616694076
Book nameBLS Provider Manual
Publisher Channing L Bete Co Inc; 1 edition (February 1, 2016)
Author:American Heart Association

 

Description

BLS Provider Manual PDF is the official guide on basic life support which you must have at your workplace and home if you are a health professional or a medical student. This manual contains the necessary actions and protocols required in emergencies to sustain life. Includes high-quality CPR, adult and child life support, the chain of survival following a heart attack, and much more.


Table of Contents

Part 1

General Concepts

Introduction

BLS Course Objectives

Provider Manual

Age Definitions

Boxes

Review Questions

Student Notes

 

High-Quality CPR

Your Approach to a Resuscitation Attempt

Personal Protective Equipment

 

The Chain of Survival

Learning Objectives

Adult Chain of Survival

Chain of Survival for an In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Chain of Survival for an Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

Key Differences Between IHCA and OHCA Chains of Survival

Importance of Each Link in the Chain of Survival

Pediatric Chain of Survival

 

Cardiac Arrest or Heart Attack?

Review

Student Notes

 

Part 2

BLS for Adults  

BLS General Concepts

Overview 13 Learning Objectives

Basic Framework for CPR

High-Performance Rescue Teams

Main Components of CPR

 

BLS Healthcare Provider Adult Cardiac Arrest Algorithm

 

Adult 1-Rescuer BLS Sequence

Introduction

Verify Scene Safety, Check for Responsiveness, and Get Help

Assess for Breathing and Pulse

Locating the Carotid Pulse

Determine Next Actions

 

Begin High-Quality CPR, Starting With Chest Compressions

Attempt Defibrillation With the AED

Resume High-Quality CPR

Adult Chest Compressions

Importance of Chest Compressions

High-Quality Chest Compressions

Chest Compression Technique

Alternate Technique for Chest Compressions

 

Adult Breaths

Opening the Airway

Introduction

Head Tilt-Chin Lift

Jaw Thrust

Jaw-Thrust Maneuver

Barrier Devices

Introduction

Pocket Mask

Use of a Pocket Mask

 Bag-Mask Devices

Bag-Mask Device

Bag-Mask Ventilation Technique (1 Rescuer)

Bag-Mask Ventilation Technique (2 Rescuers+)

 

Adult 2-Rescuer BLS Sequence

Introduction

Verify Scene Safety, Check for Responsiveness, and Get Help

Assess for Breathing and Pulse

Determine Next Actions

Begin High-Quality CPR, Starting With Chest Compressions

Attempt Defibrillation With the AED

Resume High-Quality CPR

Team Roles and Duties for 2-Rescuer CPR

Rescuer Tasks

Review

Student Notes

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Features

  • Precise and up to date text.
  • Full-color relevant images.
  • A complete step-by-step manual to basic life support.
  • Easy to use PDF Format relieves the hassle of carrying the book.

 

For all medical students and healthcare professionals, we highly recommend BLS Provider Manual PDF. Order it now at Amazon.com. You may also share this guide with your colleagues so their work becomes easier too.

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