2020 AHA PALS Provider Manual eBook
Digital equivalent of the PALS Provider Manual with course designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the management of respiratory and/or cardiovascular emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrest in pediatric patients.
The PALS Provider Manual eBook is for use by a single student and provides information needed before, during, and after class.
Updated to reflect new science in the 2020 AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC
The AHA PALS Provider Manual eBook contains all the information students need to successfully complete the AHA PALS Course
Designed for use by a single user and as a student reference tool pre- and post-course
This digital manual includes information on the systematic approach to pediatric assessment, basic life support, PALS treatment algorithms, and effective resuscitation and team dynamics.
The PALS Provider Course is designed for healthcare providers who either direct or participate in the management of respiratory and/or cardiovascular emergencies and cardiopulmonary arrest in pediatric patients.
This course uses pre-course preparation, didactic instruction, and active participation in learning stations and simulated cases to enhance the recognition and intervention of respiratory emergencies, shock, and cardiopulmonary arrest.
Includes the PALS Digital Reference Card (item 20-3121, also sold separately.)
Course Learning Objectives:
After successfully completing‐ the PALS Course, students should be able to:
Perform high quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) per AHA basic life support (BLS) recommendations
Differentiate between patients who do and do not require immediate intervention
Recognize cardiopulmonary arrest early and begin CPR within 10 seconds
Apply team dynamics
Differentiate between and perform early interventions for respiratory distress and failure
Differentiate between compensated and decompensated (hypotensive) shock
Perform early interventions for the treatment of shock
Differentiate between unstable and stable patients with arrhythmias
Describe clinical characteristics of instability in patients with arrhythmias
Implement post–cardiac arrest management