At this page you will find all you need to be well-prepared for the Advanced Life Support workshop at EMSS17.We strongly encourage you to review the course material before arriving at EMSS17.
EMSS17 Advanced Life Support Quiz Hogwarts Special!
PLAY THE ALS QUIZ!
DOWNLOAD EMSS17 ALS ALGORITHM POCKET GUIDE
DOWNLOAD EMSS17 SHOCKABLE RHYTHM POCKET GUIDE
List of abbreviations:
ALS: Advanced Life Support CPR: Cardiopulmonary resuscitation VF: Ventricular fibrillation pVT: Pulseless ventricular tachycardia PEA: Pulseless electrical activity ABCDE: Airway, Breathing, Circulation, Disability and Exposure ROSC: Return of spontaneous circulation SaO2: Oxygen saturation PaCO2: Partial pressure carbon dioxide in arterial blood ECG: Electrocardiogram
- Further reading: Advanced Life Support guidelines from the European Resuscitation Council. If interested we recommend you focus on reading pages 107-114 in section 3: Adult Advanced Life Support.
Please note: All pocket-guides can be downloaded. At EMSS17 you will receive a printed copy of the pocket-guides as well.
EMSS17 Advanced Life Support algorithm pocket guide (click to enlarge):
EMSS17 Advanced Life Support Shockable shockable rhythm pocket guide (click to enlarge):