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AHA eBook IVE ACLS Instructor Manual

SKU: 15-2807

Vendor Part Number: 15-2807

$46.25

  • Updated to reflect new science in the 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines for CPR & ECC
  • This is an electronic version
  • This product is not to be purchased, sold, transported or used for training anywhere in the USA, PR, and CanadaIVE training materials have been updated to include metric units of measure and other global references that do not apply to students in the U.S., Canada, or Puerto Rico.
  • This course builds on the foundation of lifesaving basic life support (BLS) skills, emphasizing the importance of continuous, high-quality CPR. This advanced course highlights the importance of high-performance team dynamics and communication, systems of care, recognition and intervention of cardiopulmonary arrest, immediate post-cardiac arrest, acute dysrhythmia, stroke, and acute coronary syndromes.
  • Used for the initial ACLS Course, Update, and Heartcode ACLS Skills Session
  • Classroom-based (instructor and video)
  • Skills are taught in large-group sessions and small-group learning and testing stations where case based scenarios are presented
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  • Access codes will be emailed within 24 hours of orders placed between 7:30am-5:30pm CST Monday-Friday.  If order is placed on Friday after 5pm CST, code will be emailed Monday morning
  • The eBook cannot be printed
  • This product is non-returnable
  • Please note, There is no instructor CD. All supplementary material will be posted on CPRverify, www.cprverify.org

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Course content includes:

  • Apply the BLS, Primary, and Secondary Assessments sequence for a systematic evaluation of adult patients
  • Perform prompt, high-quality BLS, including prioritizing early chest compressions and integrating early automated external defibrillator (AED) use 
  • Recognize and perform early management of respiratory arrest
  • Discuss early recognition and management of ACS and stroke, including appropriate disposition
  • Recognize and perform early management of bradyarrhythmias and tachyarrhythmias that may result in cardiac arrest or complicate resuscitation outcome
  • Recognize and perform early management of cardiac arrest until termination of resuscitation or transfer of care, including immediate post–cardiac arrest care 
  • Model effective communication as a member or leader of a high-performance team
  • Evaluate resuscitative efforts during a cardiac arrest through continuous assessment of CPR quality, monitoring the patient’s physiologic response, and delivering real-time feedback to the team 
  • Recognize the impact of team dynamics on overall team performance 
  • Discuss how the use of a rapid response team or medical emergency team may improve patient outcomes
  • Define systems of care

 Successful completion:  For successful course completion, students must demonstrate skills competency in all learning stations, pass the high-quality BLS skills test, bag-mask ventilation with OPA/NPA insertion skills test, and the Megacode test. They also must pass the ACLS exam with a score of 84% or higher. Upon successful completion, students receive an ACLS course completion card.

 

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