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EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies

About Course

EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies | Pediatric CPR | Return of Spontaneous Circulation | Chain of Survival | ROSC

Description

EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies

We begin EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies with an introduction to the subject. We subsequently explore in-depth:

  • Lesson 1:  Anatomy of the Heart
  • Lesson 2:  Pathophysiology of the Heart
  • Lesson 3:  Care During Cardiac Emergencies
  • Lesson 4:  Return of Spontaneous Circulation
  • Lesson 5:  Cardiac Arrest
  • Lesson 6:  Pediatric Cardiac Emergencies

The Core Concepts and takeaways from this chapter cover:

  • Recognition of Return of Spontaneous Circulation
  • Optimizing Ventilation and Oxygenation
  • Hemodynamic Instability
  • System of care to ensure coronary reperfusion
  • Chain of Survival
  • Optimal chest compressions
  • Pediatric CPR

Important Notes:

  • If you only want to take the online course for CME credit, you can pay here.  The fee for online-only does NOT include a skills session nor (re)certification.  You will receive a certificate for CME credit after successful completion of the course.
  • This course is part of the EMT Recertification Day 3 curriculum and the New Initial EMT Course.  If you sign up for one of those courses, you will be automatically enrolled in this course. Click here for scheduled courses.
  • To get credit for this course, you must watch all the lessons in their entirety, the course review, and pass the quiz at the end with a score of 75% or better.

What Will I Learn?

  • Required credits for Recertification or New Initial EMT, CME Credit

Topics for this course

8 Lessons

EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies

Lesson 0 – Chapter Introduction3:05
Lesson 1 – Anatomy of the heart5:25
Lesson 2 – Pathophysiology Of The Heart9:30
Lesson 3 – Care during Cardiac Emergencies2:46
Lesson 4 – Return of Spontaneous Circulation (ROSC)2:35
Lesson 5 – Cardiac Arrest3:08
Lesson 6 – Pediatric Cardiac Emergencies3:15
Lesson 7 – Chapter Review5:57
EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies
EMS Care Chapter 19 | Cardiac Emergencies | Pediatric CPR | Return of Spontaneous Circulation | Chain of Survival | ROSC
$32.50

Requirements

  • To get credit for this course, you must watch all the lessons in their entirety and pass the quiz at the end with a score of 75% or better

Target Audience

  • New Initial EMT Candidates or Current State of CT licensed EMTs who require this (re)certification to retain their license.