Health Care Provider CPR
Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Oct 1, 2009 - Health & Fitness - 96 pages
Healthcare Provider CPR provides individuals who have a job-related duty to respond to emergencies with the knowledge and skills to recognize and provide care in respiratory and cardiac emergencies. These skills include: performing two-rescuer CPR and techniques for special rescue situations; using resuscitation masks and bag-valve masks for ventilating victims; and proper use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED).
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1 Emergency Cardiac Care and the Health Care Professional
2 Understanding the Human Body
3 Patient Assessment
5 Basic Life Support for Infants
6 Resuscitation Adjuncts
7 Special Resuscitation Situations
appendix Evaluation Forms
4 Basic Life Support for Adults and Children
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