Title: ACLS Medications Author: Joe Mrozek Last modified by: randers Created Date: 12/1/2008 8:09:13 PM Document presentation format: On-screen Show (4:3)
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AsystolE Definition: Asystole is the absence of electrical activity in the myocardium. Page 1-24 in ACLS book AsystolE Treatment Algorithm Continue CPR Intubate at once Obtain IV access CONFIRM asystole in more than one lead AsystolE Algorithm cont. Hypoxia ...
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ACLS Pharmacology Jeremy Maddux NREMTP * * Summary To obtain a full understanding of ACLS pharmacology requires constant review of: Indications & Actions (When & Why?)
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Objectives. Discuss the recent changes in ACLS. Understand the scientific rationale for the changes presented. Explain the use of capnography and hypothermia
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HINT: D=Deceased, only defibrillate fast rhythms! look at suspected asystole in more that one ekg lead, to confirm asystole. Bradycardia HR (<60bpm) or relative (slower ... Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Author: ITS Last modified by: metro Created Date: 12/3/2007 5:59:00 PM Document ...
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ACLS Advanced Cardiac Life Support RC 275 Defibrillation External depolarization of the heart to stop Vfib or Vtach (that has not responded to other maneuvers) Automated External Defibrillator Defibrillation Procedure Position paddles “Clear” the patient Shock and then resume CPR for 5 ...
Date added: October 26, 2011 - Views: 124
ACLS-OB. A Maternal Code. Are You Ready? Angie Rodriguez ARNP, CS, MSN, CNM, RNC-OB. Kerry Foligno RN, BSN, CLC, CPST. ACLS-OB ... Asystole. Shockable Lethal Rhythms. Ventricular Tachycardia (Pulseless) Ventricular Fibrillation. Ventricular Tachycardia. Pulseless.
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ACLS 2005 What is new and why? Morbidity Rounds Feb 15, 2006 ... (PEA/Asystole out) Tachycardia much simpler EVIDENCE “BASED” Nice to see Landmark papers incorporated. Recognition of importance of survival to discharge vs survival to admission Part 3/4: ...
Date added: November 1, 2011 - Views: 29
Resuscitation guidelines 2010 & ACLS Updates Delivered By The American Heart Association Presented By Dr Hesham Mohamed Allam ... Atropine, long given for asystole and slow PEA, is discontinued, it remains for peri-arrest management.
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ACLS Pharmacology Objectives To review and obtain a better understanding of medications used in ACLS Indications & Actions (When & Why?) Dosing (How?)
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Tachycardia, tachyphylaxis, proarrhythmic If requiring > 20mcg/kg/min consider adding NE ACLS Algorithms Asystole Consider possible causes and treat accordingly (ex.hypoxemia, hyper/hypokalemia, acidosis) Acronym “TEA” T Transcutaneous Pacing (TCP ...
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Title: ACLS INSTRUCTOR COURSE - 2003 Author: Lakeview Hospital Last modified by: u0099036 Created Date: 3/12/2003 3:22:43 AM Document presentation format
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Pacers, ablation, cardioversion, telemetry, Intro to ACLS By: ... for asystole, or profound bradycardia - does not sense any pt beats - fires at set rate no matter what pt rate is * Position of the letter Designation 1st letter Chamber being paced (A=atrium, V ...
Date added: September 14, 2012 - Views: 30
easy to understand acls algorithms 2nd edition author: joe ... fibrillation pulseless ventricular tachycardia v-fib/pulseless v-tach v-fib/pulseless v-tach v-fib/pulseless v-tach asystole asystole asystole asystole pulseless electrical activity pulseless electrical activity ...
Date added: October 26, 2012 - Views: 14
PEA (Pulseless Electric Activity) VF/ VT Asystole Approach is same , BLS +ACLS 2 things contribute significantly to survival: Early CPR (bystander CPR) Early Defibrillation All of the above is BLS EVERY MINUTE COUNTS Given the choice to take one course which one u prefer: BLS or ACLS?
Date added: September 20, 2012 - Views: 31
Sometimes after defibrillation, the heart is not pumping effectively because it is in asystole, ... BLS and ACLS Author: S0035732 Last modified by: S0035732 Created Date: 3/30/2010 6:31:55 PM Document presentation format: On-screen Show Company:
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... The drugs in cardiac arrest Epinephrine Vasopressin Atropine Amiodarone Magnesium Lidocaine Classification of ACLS drugs Class I Class II -a ... Asystole Evidence for no shock PEA and Asystole Management of PEA / Asystole Causes of Pulseless arrest The drugs in cardiac ...
Date added: September 28, 2012 - Views: 72
BASIC ACLS MAGNESIUM SULFATE ... * * Asystole is a total absence of ventricular electrical activity. There is no ventricular rate or rhythm, no pulse, and no cardiac output. Some atrial electrical activity may be evident. If atrial electrical activity is present, ...
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... (DNAR) orders/status Explicit criteria for stopping Death certification in the field Prohibition on transporting failed ACLS with CPR Case 5: Asystole Family presence at resuscitation efforts Survivor support plans More formal death notification Case 5: Asystole?
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Cardiac Arrest managementAn organized system of ACLS management. o Including attention to team dynamics and. organization. o Careful use of drugs especially adrenaline, ... recommended list of pharmacological agents for the treatment of asystole and PEA (pulseless electrical activity), ...
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ACLS Review 2009 Emory Family Medicine Adult CPR Phone first ABCs 30:2 cycles 100/min 1 ½ - 2 inches Check rhythm after 5 cycles Name this rhythm Ventricular Fibrillation What drugs can you use initially? ... Asystole Do you shock this pt? NO What do you do? CPR, O2, IV, ...
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... Use in infants (with or without attenuator) AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION: 2010 GUIDELINES ACLS Simplified algorithm Optimized CPR quality with monitoring Waveform capnography (>12 mmHg) Atropine deleted (PEA/Asystole) Chronotropic drugs for brady, ...
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Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2004 Mark I. Langdorf, MD, MHPE, FACEP ... for any perfusing rhythm Avoids precipitating ventricular fibrillation Hold buttons down Check two leads for asystole If no ventricular fibrillation noted, ...
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Check rhythm: follow ACLS asystole protocol . D = Differential Diagnosis. Asphyxia (including cerebral ischemia) Trauma to cervical spine, head . Seizure or other cause of fall into water. Aspiration pneumonia. Hypothermia from submersion and heat loss.
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ACLS ALGORITHMS Ventricular Fibrillation (VF) & Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia (VT) ACLS ALGORITHMS Ventricular ... 0.04 mg/kg Figure 3 Asystole Treatment Algorithm Continue CPR Intubate at once Obtain IV Access Confirm asystole in more than 1 lead Atropine 1 mg IV push repeat ...
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scream cardiac arrest ventricular asystole 80 ... cardiac arrest review acls guidelines 2005 treatment: immediate cpr airway/ advanced airway control breathing/ positive pressure ventilation circulation/ cpr, start iv defibrillate (v-fib, ...
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SLIDE ANTHOLOGY: Clinical Studies and Perspectives in Cardiac Arrest Management The 2000 Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Guidelines Amiodarone IV
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Epinephrine (1 mg IV or IO) every 3-5 minutes is recommended for PEA, asystole or persistent VF, and vasopressin (40 units IV or IO) ... The ABCD’s of ACC Advanced Cardiac Life Support Author: BCAYLEY Last modified by: Administrator Created Date: 1/9/2006 5:24:37 PM Document presentation format:
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Termination of Resuscitative Efforts Non-Traumatic Arrest -- Paramedic Only -- ACLS is administered for an amount of time to be determined in conjunction with online medical control No return of spontaneous pulse or evidence of neurological function Asystole in 2 leads No evidence of ...
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Pulseless electrical activity (PEA) and Asystole 無脈性心電氣活動與無收縮心搏停止 示範個案一：到院前場景 EMT到達火災現場 一位男生被救出 臉部有燒傷且意認喪失及對測試無反應 無正常呼吸 無脈搏 AED分析：不必電擊 ACLS approach ...
Date added: November 26, 2011 - Views: 15
What medication(s) would be appropriate for treating this rhythm? According to the 2010 ACLS guidelines, what are the 4 ... Presentation Region 6 Adult Cardiac Arrest Protocol V-Fib / Pulseless V-Tach Region 6 Adult Cardiac Arrest Protocol Asystole / PEA Reversible Causes – H’s ...
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... (see ACLS algorithm) Rate usually regular, 100 - 250 bpm P wave: may be absent, inverted or retrograde QRS ... may appear normal QRS: may appear normal Asystole Ventricular standstill, no electrical activity, no cardiac output Occurs in cardiac arrest, may follow VF or PEA ...
Date added: October 22, 2011 - Views: 70
... VF or Asystole ACLS Protocols Treat cardiac & respiratory arrest Aggressive airway, ventilation, and circulatory management. Management CPR/AED as needed Treat cardiac rhythms Management (continued) ...
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... MR for persistent asystole 0.25 ml/kg/min for 30-60’ ACLS is da’ bomb – or it bombs Ropivacaine & Levobupivacaine have had successful standard resuscitations Anesthesiology: Mar 2007 Mult letters regarding Rosenblatt case report ROSC immed after lipid, ...
Date added: March 24, 2012 - Views: 27
... PALS, ACLS, NALS ITLS ... Lidocaine in cardiac patient Not heavily studied Amiodarone proven to be more effective Atropine in PEA and asystole Not proven to be effective Removed from treatment Control of Seizures Why Versed over Valium for seizure control with no IV access?
Date added: September 26, 2012 - Views: 68
... asystole ACLS protocol CPR 1 series of 3 defibrillations at T<30oC Withhold other rewarming strategies while awaiting extra-corporeal support Place percutaneous arterial and venous cannulae if vessels accessed pre-arrest or cutdown if post-arrest CHR Protocol Bypass protocol for severe ...
Date added: November 15, 2012 - Views: 23
... VF or Asystole ACLS Protocols Treat cardiac & respiratory arrest Aggressive airway, ventilation, and circulatory management. Consider Fluid bolus for serious burns 20 ml/kg Consider Sodium Bicarbonate: 1 mEq/kg Consider Mannitol: ...
Date added: October 4, 2011 - Views: 136
One study found that 80% were in PEA/asystole and 20% ... given routinely at any stage during cardiac arrest increases rate of survival to hospital discharge References AHA ACLS Resource Text Adult Resuscitation Review and Update Benjamin Wachira Overview Introduction Major changes in ...
Date added: August 3, 2013 - Views: 18
Atropine-PEA/Asystole. Not in algorithm anywhere. Adenosine-now for narrow REGULAR wide complex. Adult and children . ... 2nd quarter ACLS material. 3rd quarter PALS and later PEARS. ACLS EP mid to late 2011. When to teach new material. March 1, ...
Date added: October 6, 2011 - Views: 397
... consider inotropes Extreme low blood volume assess for bleeding or fluid loss, replace fluids VT, VF or Asystole ACLS protocols EXCEPTION: NO chest compressions (may dislodge outflow conduit) LV ...
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ACLS Special Resuscitations Dr. Michelle Welsford ... Asystole common Electrical Shock & Lightning Continued Respiratory arrest may be prolonged long after cardiac rhythm restored Respiratory arrest secondary to: ...
Date added: May 9, 2012 - Views: 15
Asystole. No cardiac electrical and mechanical activity of heart. ... Advanced cardiovascular life support (ACLS) includes interventionsto treat cardiac arrest, and improveoutcomes of patients who achieve return of spontaneous circulation(ROSC).
Date added: May 15, 2012 - Views: 51
ACLS guidelines. Numbers that will help you in a crunch. Pediatric Airway. IV access. Controversies in resuscitation. Personal reading. ... Although asystole and PEA are the most common rhythms seen with in-hospital pediatric cardiac arrest, ...
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Major chances in advanced cardiovascular life support. ... Atropine is no longer reccomended for routine use in PEA or asystole and has been removed from the ACLS cardiac arrest algorithm. When would atropine be appropriate for use in cardiac arrest?
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Atropine: Its routine use in PEA and asystole is not beneficial and has become obsolete. ... What is Advanced Life Support (ACLS)? It is life support with the use of special equipment (eg. Airway, endotracheal tube, defibrillator).
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VF or Pulseless VT Study Drug Standard ACLS Care Placebo I.V. amiodarone ETT I.V. EPI Persistent or Recurrent VF/VT Stable Rhythm Asystole or PEA Excluded From Study ETT: endotracheal intubation I.V.: intravenous access established EPI: ...
Date added: October 17, 2011 - Views: 55
Confirm true asystole - Check lead and cable connection - Monitor power on? ... ILCOR Universal/International ACLS Algorithm. 1 2 Assess rhythm Check pulse+/- During CPR Check electrode/paddle position and contact Attempt to place, ...
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ACLS guidelines: Infuse 20 mg/minute until arrhythmia is controlled, hypotension occurs, QRS ... and/or asystole that are considered due to digitalis toxicity. Patients taking digitalis who present with mild cardiac toxicity (e.g., isolated ectopic beats only) ...
Date added: October 15, 2011 - Views: 27
Most likely Let’s take a closer look Remember, this is 1/2 standardization End Summary: New ACLS Drugs Vasopressin Positive epinephrine effects without epinephrine side effects Longer lasting (10 to 20 min) 1 dose: wait ... asystole Asystole - Causes ...
Date added: November 19, 2011 - Views: 23
2 presented as sudden cardiac arrest in asystole unresponsive to ACLS. One had heat stroke and one had Rhabdo’ with coronary anomalies. There were two other deaths from cardiac disease (coronary anomalies and myocarditis).
Date added: September 9, 2011 - Views: 34