Advanced Life Support

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.



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EMSS17 Advanced Life Support Quiz Hogwarts Special!

    PLAY THE ALS QUIZ!  

 

QUIZ PRIZES

 

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 - ALS algorithm pocket guide page 1

 EMSS17 - Advanced Life Support - ALS algorithm pocket guide page 2

EMSS17 Advanced Life Support Shockable shockable rhythm pocket guide (click to enlarge):

EMSS17 - Advanced Life Support - Schockable rhythm pocket guide