The goal of CPR is to save lives. Compressions must be started within 10 seconds of cardiac arrest. This simplified handbook will teach you the basic concepts you need to save a life through Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation.
Author: Mary Fran Hazinski
Publisher: Amer Heart Assn Incorporated
Release Date: 2010-11-22
The 2010 edition of the Handbook of Emergency Cardiovascular Care for Healthcare Providers incorporates the latest science and treatment recommendations from the 2010 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR & ECC. This pocket-sized reference tool, highly-popular among healthcare professionals, provides convenient, quick access to the latest resuscitation science and treatment information. The handbook is organized by basic, advanced adult and pediatric life support and newborn resuscitation. It provides algorithms, protocols, sequences, drug dosages, and much more. The Handbook of ECC is often included on hospital crash charts and accessed frequently in the field by EMS and other first responders. Product Specifications: * Pocket-sized, 6.25" X 4" bok * Spiral-bound for easy access to critical information * Includes 212 pages of full-color algorithms and text * Contained within a full-color soft cover * Includes subject labels and numbered tabs that providers can adhere to sections for even easier access to content
Author: U. S. Department of Labor
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
Release Date: 2008-12
Genre: Business & Economics
A directory for up-and-coming jobs in the near-future employment market includes recommendations for finding or advancing a career and draws on statistics from the U.S. Department of Labor, in a guide that includes coverage of more than 250 occupations. Original.
Author: Karl Disque
Release Date: 2016-11-14
The Save a Life Initiative has just released its newest course: Basic Life Support. This manual is based on the 2015-2020 Basic Life Support guidelines published by the American Heart Association. The Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Handbook is a comprehensive resource intended for health care professionals currently enrolled in a Basic Life Support Certification or Recertification Course. It serves as the primary training material for BLS Certification and Recertification courses. Although it is primarily intended for professionals to use during their courses, the handbook was also created to serve as daily resource material for health care professionals. Information covered in the handbook includes Basic Life Support instruction for adults and children, AED usage, airway obstruction and rescue breathing techniques, and more. Specific Algorithms for BLS and more are also included within the handbook. All material included in this handbook is delivered in a manner meant to enhance learning in the most comprehensive and convenient way possible.
Author: Michele G. Kunz
Release Date: 2017-01-15
This book is specifically geared toward healthcare students and new healthcare professionals that are preparing to take the BCLS/BLS/CPR certification exam for the first time. This book will also give the seasoned healthcare professional lots of great review information as well as a way to update themselves on the latest research and guidelines.
Author: Marin Kollef
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Release Date: 2017-11-01
The Washington Manual of Critical Care, similar to other volumes in this vaunted series, features authors and contributors who are faculty members and practicing physicians at Washington University’s School of Medicine. Inside you’ll find comprehensive and current information for bedside diagnosis and management of some of the most common illnesses and problems encountered in the ICU setting.